A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 95 km N of Larsen Bay, Alaska (59 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 39.7 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -153.9724° West, 58.3958° North, depth 39.7 km. The temblor was picked up at 21:38:13 / 9:38 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 29/10/15 / 2015-10-29 05:38:13 / October 29, 2015 @ 5:38 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak11757361. Ids that are associated to the event: ak11757361.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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