A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 99 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (62 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.5097 East, latitude 51.0399 North, depth = 21.63 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 21.63 km (13 miles). Unique identifier: us2000ac5z. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16513718, us2000ac5z. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/08/17 / 2017-08-13 18:34:59 / August 13, 2017 @ 6:34 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:34:59 / 6:34 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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