A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 61 km ENE of Whittier, Alaska (38 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak14309792. Unique identifier: ak14309792. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:17:38 / 4:17 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.4 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 08/11/16 / 2016-11-08 01:17:38 / November 8, 2016 @ 1:17 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -147.5855° West, 60.9032° North, depth 6.4 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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