A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Kalifornsky in Alaska. The epicenter was at a depth of 54.6 km (34 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/02/19 / 2019-02-16 18:27:32 / February 16, 2019 @ 6:27 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -151.6356 West, latitude 60.5105 North, depth = 54.6 km. The temblor was picked up at 09:27:32 / 9:27 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0192614yvt. Unique identifier: ak0192614yvt.
Earthquake epicenter was 22 km (13 miles) from Kalifornsky (c. 7 900 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Kenai (c. 7 100 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Sterling (c. 5 600 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sterling, Kalifornsky, Kenai.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-one 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 21 km WNW of Kalifornsky, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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