A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 107 km SSW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (66 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:32:54 / 9:32 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 179.0812° East, latitude 51.0398° North, depth = 11.2 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/11/16 / 2016-11-14 21:32:54 / November 14, 2016 @ 9:32 pm. Event id: ak14362125. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14362125. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.2 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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