A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 102 km SW of Atka, Alaska (63 miles) on Monday. Id of earthquake: us6000a5kh. Event ids that are associated: ak0206pjp459, us6000a5kh. Exact location of event, depth 24.95 km, -175.2465° West, 51.5347° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24.95 km (16 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:43:27 / 5:43 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/05/20 / 2020-05-25 05:43:27 / May 25, 2020 @ 5:43 am UTC/GMT.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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