A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 156 km S of False Pass, Alaska (97 miles) on Friday. Id of earthquake: us100076sy. Event ids that are associated: ak14297489, us100076sy. The temblor was picked up at 13:17:30 / 1:17 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/11/16 / 2016-11-05 00:17:30 / November 5, 2016 @ 12:17 am. Exact location of event, longitude -163.1408 West, latitude 53.4543 North, depth = 24.65 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24.65 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days fourty-three, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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