A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 84 km SW of Homer, Alaska (52 miles). Unique identifier: ak15174911. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15174911. Exact location, longitude -152.6081° West, latitude 59.1143° North, depth = 71.8 km. Global time and date of event 28/01/17 / 2017-01-28 19:41:06 / January 28, 2017 @ 7:41 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 71.8 km (45 miles). The temblor was detected at 09:41:06 / 9:41 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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