A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 75 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (47 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, -153.1694° West, 59.7267° North, depth 113.7 km. Id of earthquake: ak12906248. Event ids that are associated: ak12906248. The temblor was picked up at 02:18:16 / 2:18 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/02/16 / 2016-02-28 11:18:16 / February 28, 2016 @ 11:18 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 113.7 km (71 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes 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 0, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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