A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 122 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska (76 miles). Exact location, longitude -161.5043° West, latitude 54.3398° North, depth = 13.91 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/04/17 / 2017-04-07 18:51:44 / April 7, 2017 @ 6:51 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us10008gqt. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15703628, us10008gqt. The temblor was reported at 07:51:44 / 7:51 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.91 km (9 miles).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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