A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 104 km S of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (65 miles). Exact location, longitude 178.7782° East, latitude 51.0288° North, depth = 13.3 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/11/16 / 2016-11-14 06:34:16 / November 14, 2016 @ 6:34 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak14331104. Unique identifier: ak14331104. The temblor was detected at 18:34:16 / 6:34 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 13.3 km (8 miles).
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 fourteen, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 104 km S of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska.
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