A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 135 km SSE of Tok, Alaska (84 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:56:45 / 10:56 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 8 km (5 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -142.0716 West, latitude 62.1964 North, depth = 8 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/12/19 / 2019-12-23 19:56:45 / December 23, 2019 @ 7:56 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019geqi8e3. Id of event: ak019geqi8e3.
Every 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 135 km SSE of Tok, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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