A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 275 km W of Sitka, Alaska (171 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/09/19 / 2019-09-11 00:12:56 / September 11, 2019 @ 12:12 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 15:12:56 / 3:12 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70005rqw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019bo2ktxh, us70005rqw. Exact location, longitude -139.8255° West, latitude 56.7549° North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 275 km W of Sitka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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