A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 101 km SE of Adak, Alaska (63 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:52:14 / 12:52 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12921431. Id of event: ak12921431. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles). Global time and date of event 29/02/16 / 2016-02-29 12:52:14 / February 29, 2016 @ 12:52 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 25.6 km, -175.4693° West, 51.3537° North.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourteen 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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