A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 93 km ESE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (58 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12230671, us20004hg9. Id of event: us20004hg9. The temblor was detected at 10:42:46 / 10:42 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 11/12/15 / 2015-12-11 21:42:46 / December 11, 2015 @ 9:42 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -169.5268 West, latitude 52.1914 North, depth = 17.51 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 17.51 km (11 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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