A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 139 km S of False Pass, Alaska (86 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -163.2868° West, 53.6012° North, depth 63.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 63.8 km (40 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/11/16 / 2016-11-06 15:29:31 / November 6, 2016 @ 3:29 pm. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:29:31 / 4:29 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak14301006. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14301006.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 ten, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 139 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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