A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 56 km ESE of Provideniya, Russia (35 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location, longitude -172.1616° West, latitude 64.2686° North, depth = 26.9 km. Event id: ak20420823. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20420823. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:11:58 / 12:11 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/11/18 / 2018-11-20 12:11:58 / November 20, 2018 @ 12:11 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.9 km (17 miles).
Each 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 0 and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 56 km ESE of Provideniya, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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