A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 62 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (39 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/09/19 / 2019-09-07 22:37:32 / September 7, 2019 @ 10:37 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 26.36 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -178.2258° West, 51.1992° North, depth 26.36 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019bhtoazl, us70005p4v. Id of event: us70005p4v. The temblor was reported at 10:37:32 / 10:37 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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