A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 37 km NE of Atka, Alaska (23 miles) on Tuesday. Unique identifier: ak17197891. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17197891. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 184.5 km (115 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 19:13:34 / 7:13 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/11/17 / 2017-11-08 05:13:34 / November 8, 2017 @ 5:13 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.7392 West, latitude 52.3873 North, depth = 184.5 km.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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