A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 97 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (60 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.11 km (12 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -174.5053 West, latitude 51.3421 North, depth = 19.11 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/06/17 / 2017-06-29 23:42:45 / June 29, 2017 @ 11:42 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16241056, us100095ec. Unique identifier: us100095ec. The temblor was reported at 11:42:45 / 11:42 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 0, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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