A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, south of Alaska (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15480706. Unique identifier: ak15480706. The temblor was detected at 12:30:04 / 12:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/03/17 / 2017-03-07 12:30:04 / March 7, 2017 @ 12:30 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 28.6 km (18 miles). Exact location of event, depth 28.6 km, -161.3677° West, 53.2983° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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