A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 95 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (59 miles). Event id: ak13921410. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13921410. Exact location of earthquake, -164.721° West, 53.5389° North, depth 15.6 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.6 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 03:44:42 / 3:44 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/09/16 / 2016-09-07 14:44:42 / September 7, 2016 @ 2:44 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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