A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 171 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (106 miles). Exact location of event, depth 1.2 km, -167.6177° West, 51.599° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15196317. Id of event: ak15196317. The temblor was detected at 02:25:15 / 2:25 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 1.2 km (1 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/02/17 / 2017-02-03 13:25:15 / February 3, 2017 @ 1:25 pm.
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 0 and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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