A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 55 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (34 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.71 km (3 miles). Id of earthquake: us10008wc9. Event ids that are associated: ak16017874, us10008wc9. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 21:49:13 / May 10, 2017 @ 9:49 pm. Exact location, longitude -178.3332° West, latitude 51.3719° North, depth = 4.71 km. The temblor was reported at 11:49:13 / 11:49 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and nineteen, in the last 10 days four hundred and ninety-four, in the past 30 days five hundred and one and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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