A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 113 km ENE of Bethel, Alaska (70 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.722 West, latitude 61.0333 North, depth = 5.3 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.3 km (3 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:07:52 / 11:07 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12581177. Id of event: ak12581177. Global time and date of event 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 20:07:52 / January 24, 2016 @ 8:07 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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 0 and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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