A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 96 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (60 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16796925. Unique identifier: ak16796925. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.8 km (9 miles). Exact location, longitude -163.0563° West, latitude 54.0093° North, depth = 14.8 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:47:31 / 9:47 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 08:47:31 / September 10, 2017 @ 8:47 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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