A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 97 km SW of Sand Point, Alaska (60 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.9 km (12 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak12568002. Unique identifier: ak12568002. Exact location of earthquake, -161.4165° West, 54.6362° North, depth 19.9 km. Global time and date of event 30/01/16 / 2016-01-30 07:10:47 / January 30, 2016 @ 7:10 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 20:10:47 / 8:10 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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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