A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 70 km SSW of Lorino, Russia (43 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:19:56 / 4:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -172.297 West, latitude 64.9138 North, depth = 3.9 km. Unique identifier: ak019afhhpgt. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019afhhpgt. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.9 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/08/19 / 2019-08-15 04:19:56 / August 15, 2019 @ 4:19 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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