A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 61 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (38 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 67.4 km (42 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:02:05 / 9:02 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10003j0t. Event ids that are associated: ak11721776, us10003j0t. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/09/15 / 2015-09-24 06:02:05 / September 24, 2015 @ 6:02 am. Exact location of event, depth 67.4 km, -173.3436° West, 52.029° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days sixty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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