A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 64 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (40 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -160.5946 West, latitude 54.7576 North, depth = 25.8 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/09/16 / 2016-09-15 22:30:30 / September 15, 2016 @ 10:30 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak13994298. Unique identifier: ak13994298. The temblor was reported at 14:30:30 / 2:30 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.8 km (16 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 three and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 64 km S of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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