A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 135 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (84 miles) on Monday. Id of earthquake: ak18118379. Event ids that are associated: ak18118379. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -167.1911 West, latitude 52.27 North, depth = 26.6 km. The temblor was reported at 19:34:01 / 7:34 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 26.6 km (17 miles). Global time and date of event 16/01/18 / 2018-01-16 06:34:01 / January 16, 2018 @ 6:34 am UTC/GMT.
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 one and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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