A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 155 km S of Amatignak Island, Alaska (96 miles) on Saturday. Id of earthquake: ak16391349. Event ids that are associated: ak16391349. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:21:36 / 4:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -179.1049 West, latitude 49.8657 North, depth = 12 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/07/17 / 2017-07-08 16:21:36 / July 8, 2017 @ 4:21 pm.
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 six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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