A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 49 km S of Larsen Bay, Alaska (30 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: ak11746262. Ids that are associated to the event: ak11746262. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:31:51 / 12:31 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.5 km (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/10/15 / 2015-10-23 08:31:51 / October 23, 2015 @ 8:31 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 0.5 km, -153.9882° West, 57.0949° North.
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 three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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