A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 40 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (25 miles) on Sunday. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:14:42 / 6:14 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16822818, us2000alj0. Unique identifier: us2000alj0. Exact location of event, depth 167.83 km, -173.6324° West, 52.1077° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 167.83 km (104 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 04:14:42 / September 4, 2017 @ 4:14 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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