A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -166.0162 West, latitude 53.4497 North, depth = 39.3 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/07/17 / 2017-07-14 10:14:26 / July 14, 2017 @ 10:14 am. The temblor was reported at 10:14:26 / 10:14 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.3 km (24 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16331959. Id of event: ak16331959.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and four 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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