A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 62 km ENE of Cantwell, Alaska (39 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak14281223. Unique identifier: ak14281223. Global time and date of event 28/10/16 / 2016-10-28 08:12:01 / October 28, 2016 @ 8:12 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 00:12:01 / 12:12 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.8 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -147.7889 West, latitude 63.5944 North, depth = 2.8 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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