A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 145 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (90 miles) on Saturday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 08:38:35 / September 10, 2017 @ 8:38 am. The temblor was detected at 21:38:35 / 9:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 15.9 km, -162.8991° West, 53.5788° North. Event id: ak16796923. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16796923. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.9 km (10 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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