A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 190 km S of Atka, Alaska (118 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -174.4988 West, latitude 50.4927 North, depth = 25.8 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/07/17 / 2017-07-30 08:58:59 / July 30, 2017 @ 8:58 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.8 km (16 miles). The temblor was reported at 20:58:59 / 8:58 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak16384376. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16384376.
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 thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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