A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 63 km E of Healy, Alaska (39 miles) on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 00:53:54 / 12:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -147.6781 West, latitude 63.9166 North, depth = 250 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/02/19 / 2019-02-22 09:53:54 / February 22, 2019 @ 9:53 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0192ft5ydp. Unique identifier: ak0192ft5ydp. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 250 km (155 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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: 63 km E of Healy, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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