A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 18 km SSE of Cantwell, Alaska (11 miles). Id of earthquake: ak14302417. Event ids that are associated: ak14302417. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:59:09 / 1:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/11/16 / 2016-11-06 22:59:09 / November 6, 2016 @ 10:59 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -148.8029° West, 63.2429° North, depth 68.4 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 68.4 km (43 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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