A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 58 km SW of Unalaska, Alaska (36 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: us600054dy. Ids that are associated to the event: ak01998hq43p, us600054dy. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:54:20 / 7:54 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/07/19 / 2019-07-20 04:54:20 / July 20, 2019 @ 4:54 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 89.55 km (56 miles). Exact location of event, depth 89.55 km, -167.1804° West, 53.5139° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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