A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 218 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (135 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019er6kitf. Id of event: ak019er6kitf. The temblor was detected at 07:57:42 / 7:57 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -162.5107° West, 52.9651° North, depth 25.9 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/11/19 / 2019-11-17 18:57:42 / November 17, 2019 @ 6:57 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.9 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 218 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska.
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