A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 231 km S of False Pass, Alaska (144 miles). The temblor was picked up at 02:52:36 / 2:52 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/01/16 / 2016-01-25 13:52:36 / January 25, 2016 @ 1:52 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.3 km (19 miles). Id of earthquake: ak12562693. Event ids that are associated: ak12562693. Exact location, longitude -162.7669° West, latitude 52.8036° North, depth = 31.3 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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