A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 231 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (144 miles) on Sunday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:57:42 / 7:57 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 37.05 km (23 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/11/19 / 2019-11-17 18:57:42 / November 17, 2019 @ 6:57 pm. Exact location, longitude -162.4232° West, latitude 52.8506° North, depth = 37.05 km. Id of earthquake: us60006naz. Event ids that are associated: ak019er6kitf, us60006naz.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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