A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 27 km NNE of Nikolski, Alaska (17 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/02/20 / 2020-02-15 04:13:21 / February 15, 2020 @ 4:13 am. Exact location, longitude -168.6569° West, latitude 53.155° North, depth = 69.85 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:13:21 / 7:13 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0202456iwr, us600088b2. Id of event: us600088b2. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 69.85 km (43 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 27 km NNE of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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