A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 191 km S of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (119 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 23:06:50 / 11:06 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16761630. Unique identifier: ak16761630. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 11:06:50 / September 4, 2017 @ 11:06 am. Exact location of earthquake, 177.1759° East, 50.3991° North, depth 23.5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.5 km (15 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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