A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 22 km SE of Amukta Island, Alaska (14 miles). Exact location of event, depth 47.77 km, -171.0547° West, 52.3323° North. Event id: us20008u5x. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15614913, us20008u5x. The epicenter was at a depth of 47.77 km (30 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/03/17 / 2017-03-19 14:22:14 / March 19, 2017 @ 2:22 pm. The temblor was reported at 04:22:14 / 4:22 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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