A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 114 km WSW of Sachs Harbour, Canada (71 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.67 km (8 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:50:56 / 1:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/03/17 / 2017-03-17 22:50:56 / March 17, 2017 @ 10:50 pm. Exact location of event, depth 13.67 km, -128.2029° West, 71.5434° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15562812, us20008tfm. Unique identifier: us20008tfm.
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. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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