A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 153 km S of False Pass, Alaska (95 miles). The temblor was detected at 00:01:34 / 12:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -163.2138° West, latitude 53.4812° North, depth = 30.7 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/10/16 / 2016-10-25 11:01:34 / October 25, 2016 @ 11:01 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak14291323. Event ids that are associated: ak14291323. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.7 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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