A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 168 km SSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (104 miles) on Friday. The temblor was reported at 22:28:49 / 10:28 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17262079. Id of event: ak17262079. Global time and date of event 17/11/17 / 2017-11-17 10:28:49 / November 17, 2017 @ 10:28 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 179.6232 East, latitude 49.9798 North, depth = 12 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 12 km (7 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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