A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 105 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (65 miles). Exact location, longitude -164.4645° West, latitude 53.5906° North, depth = 30.3 km. The temblor was reported at 14:09:47 / 2:09 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 20/01/17 / 2017-01-20 01:09:47 / January 20, 2017 @ 1:09 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak15106767. Event ids that are associated: ak15106767. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.3 km (19 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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