A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 233 km SSE of Unalaska, Alaska (145 miles) on Thursday. Event id: ak15437547. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15437547. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/02/17 / 2017-02-24 08:53:33 / February 24, 2017 @ 8:53 am. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:53:33 / 9:53 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles). Exact location of event, depth 6.7 km, -164.9414° West, 52.0124° North.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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