A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 107 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (66 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.5 km (8 miles). Event id: ak11722928. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11722928. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/09/15 / 2015-09-25 07:13:53 / September 25, 2015 @ 7:13 am. Exact location of earthquake, 179.4358° East, 50.9552° North, depth 13.5 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:13:53 / 7:13 pm (local time epicenter).
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 seven and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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