A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Southern Alaska (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak12797030. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12797030. Global time and date of event 11/02/16 / 2016-02-11 02:42:02 / February 11, 2016 @ 2:42 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 02:42:02 / 2:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -153.7995 West, latitude 59.2017 North, depth = 117.3 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 117.3 km (73 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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