A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 3 km SE of False Pass, Alaska (2 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/10/18 / 2018-10-18 18:23:51 / October 18, 2018 @ 6:23 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20286779, us1000he2v. Id of event: us1000he2v. The temblor was reported at 09:23:51 / 9:23 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 111.05 km (69 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -163.3792 West, latitude 54.8306 North, depth = 111.05 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-seven 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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