A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 58 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska (36 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 41.5 km (26 miles). The temblor was picked up at 07:49:46 / 7:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/11/17 / 2017-11-21 18:49:46 / November 21, 2017 @ 6:49 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -171.498 West, latitude 51.988 North, depth = 41.5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak17362927. Unique identifier: ak17362927.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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