A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 97 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska (60 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -161.5229 West, latitude 54.6428 North, depth = 22.39 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/02/18 / 2018-02-19 01:29:00 / February 19, 2018 @ 1:29 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.39 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 14:29:00 / 2:29 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18452049, us2000d8yp. Id of event: us2000d8yp.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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