A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 36 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (22 miles) on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/03/17 / 2017-03-19 14:22:13 / March 19, 2017 @ 2:22 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 51.1 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -171.0306 West, latitude 52.1917 North, depth = 51.1 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:22:13 / 3:22 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak15614913. Event ids that are associated: ak15614913.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and two 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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