A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 66 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (41 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -152.9894° West, 59.7649° North, depth 94.6 km. Global time and date of event 16/02/19 / 2019-02-16 08:55:52 / February 16, 2019 @ 8:55 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 94.6 km (59 miles). The temblor was reported at 23:55:52 / 11:55 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak01925vcoez, us2000jiss. Unique identifier: ak01925vcoez.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 66 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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