A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 95 km NW of Nikiski, Alaska (59 miles). Event id: ak17187341. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17187341. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/11/17 / 2017-11-12 20:07:01 / November 12, 2017 @ 8:07 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 121.8 km (76 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -152.3206 West, latitude 61.3894 North, depth = 121.8 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:07:01 / 11:07 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 95 km NW of Nikiski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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