A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:28:22 / 6:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -166.6734 West, latitude 52.7873 North, depth = 6.6 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/04/20 / 2020-04-26 18:28:22 / April 26, 2020 @ 6:28 pm. Event id: ak0205dsrgt0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0205dsrgt0. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.6 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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