A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 55 km ESE of Bear Creek, Alaska (34 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:29:07 / 8:29 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak13447313. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13447313. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.4328 West, latitude 60.0318 North, depth = 14.6 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/04/16 / 2016-04-15 16:29:07 / April 15, 2016 @ 4:29 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.6 km (9 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 55 km ESE of Bear Creek, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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