A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 99 km W of Larsen Bay, Alaska (62 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 99.9 km (62 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 12:17:48 / 12:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -155.6436 West, latitude 57.5705 North, depth = 99.9 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15429853. Unique identifier: ak15429853. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/03/17 / 2017-03-02 21:17:48 / March 2, 2017 @ 9:17 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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