A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 123 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (76 miles) on Thursday. Exact location, longitude 179.8932° East, latitude 50.3481° North, depth = 12.7 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/02/20 / 2020-02-20 03:47:08 / February 20, 2020 @ 3:47 am. The temblor was detected at 15:47:08 / 3:47 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0202ceh3cj. Unique identifier: ak0202ceh3cj. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.7 km (8 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days fourty 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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