A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 84 km NNW of Nikiski, Alaska (52 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 109 km (68 miles). The temblor was picked up at 19:53:01 / 7:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/11/18 / 2018-11-06 04:53:01 / November 6, 2018 @ 4:53 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -151.8298° West, 61.4041° North, depth 109 km. Unique identifier: ak20333130. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20333130.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 six and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 84 km NNW of Nikiski, Alaska.
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