A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 203 km SSE of Unalaska, Alaska (126 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/09/17 / 2017-09-22 00:18:51 / September 22, 2017 @ 12:18 am. Unique identifier: ak16875839. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16875839. The epicenter was at a depth of 3 km (2 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:18:51 / 1:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 3 km, -165.0344° West, 52.2867° North.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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