A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 101 km S of Nikolski, Alaska (63 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -168.5946 West, latitude 52.0369 North, depth = 25.6 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/09/15 / 2015-09-29 01:43:30 / September 29, 2015 @ 1:43 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak11726187. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11726187. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:43:30 / 2:43 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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