A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 50 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (31 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/05/19 / 2019-05-16 15:59:16 / May 16, 2019 @ 3:59 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -168.1483° West, 52.8005° North, depth 21.71 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:59:16 / 4:59 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us60003ryl. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019696ddue, us60003ryl. The epicenter was at a depth of 21.71 km (13 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 50 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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