A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 148 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (92 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 43.9 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/11/16 / 2016-11-04 13:39:54 / November 4, 2016 @ 1:39 pm. The temblor was picked up at 02:39:54 / 2:39 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak14317349. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14317349. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -162.5997 West, latitude 53.6094 North, depth = 43.9 km.
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 twenty-eight, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 148 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska.
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