A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 46 km NNW of Chirikof Island, Alaska (29 miles). Event id: ak15712386. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15712386. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/04/17 / 2017-04-10 19:59:10 / April 10, 2017 @ 7:59 pm. The temblor was picked up at 09:59:10 / 9:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -155.9904° West, 56.186° North, depth 0 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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