A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 124 km SSE of Larsen Bay, Alaska (77 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/09/17 / 2017-09-21 19:28:08 / September 21, 2017 @ 7:28 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:28:08 / 10:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -153.5339 West, latitude 56.4471 North, depth = 34.4 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16875508. Unique identifier: ak16875508. The epicenter was at a depth of 34.4 km (21 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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