A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 41 km S of False Pass, Alaska (25 miles) on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14352587. Id of event: ak14352587. The temblor was reported at 18:32:09 / 6:32 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/11/16 / 2016-11-16 03:32:09 / November 16, 2016 @ 3:32 am. Exact location of event, longitude -163.5291 West, latitude 54.4795 North, depth = 67.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 67.6 km (42 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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