A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:27:58 / 3:27 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18655536. Id of event: ak18655536. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 15:27:58 / March 4, 2018 @ 3:27 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -170.4031 West, latitude 52.1662 North, depth = 25.6 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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