A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported Alaska Peninsula (0 miles) on Thursday. Global time and date of event 23/03/17 / 2017-03-23 19:46:01 / March 23, 2017 @ 7:46 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15610019. Id of event: ak15610019. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 53.2 km (33 miles). Exact location, longitude -162.0976° West, latitude 54.6727° North, depth = 53.2 km. The temblor was reported at 19:46:01 / 7:46 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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