A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 92 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (57 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/09/15 / 2015-09-21 02:13:20 / September 21, 2015 @ 2:13 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us20003phj. Event ids that are associated: ak11724784, us20003phj. The epicenter was at a depth of 35.71 km (22 miles). The temblor was picked up at 15:13:20 / 3:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -170.3566 West, latitude 51.8274 North, depth = 35.71 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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