A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 144 km S of Amatignak Island, Alaska (89 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:42:06 / 2:42 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak18231746. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18231746. Exact location, longitude -179.4804° West, latitude 49.9864° North, depth = 6.7 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 02:42:06 / January 23, 2018 @ 2:42 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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