A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 45.1 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 05:00:46 / 5:00 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/11/18 / 2018-11-02 05:00:46 / November 2, 2018 @ 5:00 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20311686. Unique identifier: ak20311686. Exact location of event, depth 45.1 km, -158.7602° West, 55.6485° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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