A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Southern Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 108.7 km, -153.1801° West, 59.6972° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 108.7 km (68 miles). Global time and date of event 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 11:12:21 / January 24, 2016 @ 11:12 am UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:12:21 / 11:12 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak12560191. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12560191.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-nine, in the last 10 days eighty-one, in the past 30 days eighty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-five 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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