A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 61 km SSW of Adak, Alaska (38 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:46:04 / 4:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -177.1227° West, latitude 51.4089° North, depth = 45.2 km. Event id: ak16261218. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16261218. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 45.2 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/07/17 / 2017-07-05 16:46:04 / July 5, 2017 @ 4:46 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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