A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 52 km E of Yunaska Island, Alaska (32 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 22/11/17 / 2017-11-22 08:57:36 / November 22, 2017 @ 8:57 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 22:57:36 / 10:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -169.9278° West, latitude 52.6065° North, depth = 72.4 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 72.4 km (45 miles). Unique identifier: ak17374411. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17374411.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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