A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 48 km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (30 miles). Exact location, longitude -153.1417° West, latitude 60.0982° North, depth = 145.4 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak14368794. Unique identifier: ak14368794. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/11/16 / 2016-11-20 01:47:04 / November 20, 2016 @ 1:47 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 145.4 km (90 miles). The temblor was picked up at 16:47:04 / 4:47 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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