A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 60 km SE of Atka, Alaska (37 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 12:34:19 / 12:34 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/10/16 / 2016-10-10 00:34:19 / October 10, 2016 @ 12:34 am. Unique identifier: ak14193529. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14193529. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.6264 West, latitude 51.7882 North, depth = 27.8 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 27.8 km (17 miles).
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 ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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