A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 58 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (36 miles) on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/05/19 / 2019-05-24 03:25:29 / May 24, 2019 @ 3:25 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0196m7bp71. Unique identifier: ak0196m7bp71. Exact location of event, longitude -178.2683 West, latitude 51.3046 North, depth = 32.4 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.4 km (20 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:25:29 / 5:25 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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