A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 80 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (50 miles). Global time and date of event 25/02/16 / 2016-02-25 20:14:52 / February 25, 2016 @ 8:14 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12883153. Id of event: ak12883153. Exact location of event, longitude -153.2635 West, latitude 59.8082 North, depth = 126.4 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 126.4 km (79 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:14:52 / 11:14 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days sixty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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