A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 147 km W of Cantwell, Alaska (91 miles) on Sunday. Event id: ak20255616. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20255616. Exact location of event, longitude -151.8988 West, latitude 63.4316 North, depth = 11.4 km. The temblor was picked up at 10:33:48 / 10:33 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.4 km (7 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/09/18 / 2018-09-16 19:33:48 / September 16, 2018 @ 7:33 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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