A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 121 km NW of Dutch Harbor, Alaska (75 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:51:22 / 12:51 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 27/07/17 / 2017-07-27 23:51:22 / July 27, 2017 @ 11:51 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak16377948. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16377948. Exact location, longitude -167.7193° West, latitude 54.7371° North, depth = 3.1 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.1 km (2 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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