A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Beaufort Sea (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15562812. Id of event: ak15562812. Exact location of event, longitude -128.297 West, latitude 71.5472 North, depth = 24.3 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/03/17 / 2017-03-17 22:50:56 / March 17, 2017 @ 10:50 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 22:50:56 / 10:50 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24.3 km (15 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 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days 0 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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