A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 104 km W of Larsen Bay, Alaska (65 miles) on Thursday. Exact location, longitude -155.7218° West, latitude 57.6174° North, depth = 72.6 km. The temblor was picked up at 12:12:28 / 12:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 72.6 km (45 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/10/15 / 2015-10-29 20:12:28 / October 29, 2015 @ 8:12 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11758469. Id of event: ak11758469.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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