A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 142 km NE of Nome, Alaska (88 miles). Id of earthquake: us70006s7p. Event ids that are associated: us70006s7p. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:06:25 / 7:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -163.0021 West, latitude 65.2665 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/12/19 / 2019-12-29 16:06:25 / December 29, 2019 @ 4:06 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 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. 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: 142 km NE of Nome, Alaska.
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