A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 86 km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska (53 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 120.7 km (75 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak14300246. Event ids that are associated: ak14300246. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/11/16 / 2016-11-06 09:31:18 / November 6, 2016 @ 9:31 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -153.303° West, latitude 59.5591° North, depth = 120.7 km. The temblor was picked up at 01:31:18 / 1:31 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 86 km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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