A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 100 km SE of False Pass, Alaska (62 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.9 km (16 miles). Exact location of event, depth 25.9 km, -162.4531° West, 54.1478° North. Unique identifier: ak11722784. Ids that are associated to the event: ak11722784. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/09/15 / 2015-09-25 03:39:32 / September 25, 2015 @ 3:39 am. The temblor was detected at 19:39:32 / 7:39 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 0, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-five 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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