A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 61 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (38 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us70007qd1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020173wd7i, us70007qd1. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -179.8603° West, 50.9722° North. Global time and date of event 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 06:59:43 / January 26, 2020 @ 6:59 am UTC/GMT. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:59:43 / 6:59 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-seven, in the last 10 days ninety-one, in the past 30 days ninety-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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