A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 68 km ESE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (42 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak019ew20i8f. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019ew20i8f. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/11/19 / 2019-11-20 13:25:30 / November 20, 2019 @ 1:25 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.1607 West, latitude 51.1103 North, depth = 30 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:25:30 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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