A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 38 km SSW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (24 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 48.6 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/11/19 / 2019-11-14 01:34:52 / November 14, 2019 @ 1:34 am. The temblor was picked up at 15:34:52 / 3:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 48.6 km, 178.2894° East, 51.6279° North. Id of earthquake: ak019elxp79h. Event ids that are associated: ak019elxp79h.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 38 km SSW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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