A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 28 km N of Healy, Alaska (17 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.2 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/06/17 / 2017-06-17 23:30:31 / June 17, 2017 @ 11:30 pm. Id of earthquake: ak16198159. Event ids that are associated: ak16198159. Exact location of event, depth 5.2 km, -149.0275° West, 64.1116° North. The temblor was reported at 14:30:31 / 2:30 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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