A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 89 km S of False Pass, Alaska (55 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -163.3813 West, latitude 54.0503 North, depth = 36.7 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 36.7 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/11/17 / 2017-11-05 01:29:30 / November 5, 2017 @ 1:29 am. The temblor was detected at 14:29:30 / 2:29 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak17162267, us2000bkms. Unique identifier: us2000bkms.
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 two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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