A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 165 km S of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (103 miles). Exact location of event, depth 4.9 km, 178.6941° East, 50.4666° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/07/17 / 2017-07-16 12:18:14 / July 16, 2017 @ 12:18 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.9 km (3 miles). The temblor was detected at 00:18:14 / 12:18 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16426740. Unique identifier: ak16426740.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eighty-one 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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