A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 98 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (61 miles). Event id: ak16379206. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16379206. Global time and date of event 28/07/17 / 2017-07-28 19:06:00 / July 28, 2017 @ 7:06 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.6 km (10 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -163.0275 West, latitude 53.9914 North, depth = 15.6 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:06:00 / 8:06 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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