A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 162 km ESE of City of Saint Paul, Alaska (101 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/09/17 / 2017-09-19 08:21:12 / September 19, 2017 @ 8:21 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16875876. Id of event: ak16875876. Exact location, longitude -167.7194° West, latitude 56.7° North, depth = 6.8 km. The temblor was detected at 21:21:12 / 9:21 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.8 km (4 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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