A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 5 km SE of Hyder, Alaska (3 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:42:32 / 10:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -129.9554° West, latitude 55.8863° North, depth = 10.52 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/09/15 / 2015-09-11 05:42:32 / September 11, 2015 @ 5:42 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.52 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003mg6. Id of event: us10003mg6.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days 0 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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