A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes Unimak Island region, Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -163.2404 West, latitude 53.865 North, depth = 11.9 km. The temblor was reported at 05:44:38 / 5:44 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak16388866. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16388866. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/07/17 / 2017-07-31 05:44:38 / July 31, 2017 @ 5:44 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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