A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 237 km S of Cape Yakataga, Alaska (147 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16440330. Unique identifier: ak16440330. Exact location of event, longitude -142.8835 West, latitude 57.9449 North, depth = 65.1 km. The temblor was detected at 19:36:26 / 7:36 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 65.1 km (40 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/08/17 / 2017-08-05 05:36:26 / August 5, 2017 @ 5:36 am.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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