A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: ak019gd0xkln. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019gd0xkln. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/12/19 / 2019-12-22 16:14:34 / December 22, 2019 @ 4:14 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 126.5 km (79 miles). Exact location, longitude -165.9222° West, latitude 54.319° North, depth = 126.5 km. The temblor was detected at 16:14:34 / 4:14 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-four 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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