A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 137 km SSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (85 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.9 km (12 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/05/17 / 2017-05-14 14:03:22 / May 14, 2017 @ 2:03 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 02:03:22 / 2:03 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 18.9 km, -179.9545° West, 50.1452° North. Id of earthquake: ak16155040. Event ids that are associated: ak16155040.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each 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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