A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 83 km E of Cape Yakataga, Alaska (52 miles). Exact location, longitude -140.9482° West, latitude 59.996° North, depth = 10.5 km. Id of earthquake: ak11738392. Event ids that are associated: ak11738392. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.5 km (7 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:04:15 / 8:04 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/10/15 / 2015-10-13 04:04:15 / October 13, 2015 @ 4:04 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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