A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 132 km WSW of Gustavus, Alaska (82 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude -137.8159 West, latitude 57.9648 North, depth = 4.1 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak17169752. Unique identifier: ak17169752. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.1 km (3 miles). The temblor was picked up at 11:09:47 / 11:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/11/17 / 2017-11-07 20:09:47 / November 7, 2017 @ 8:09 pm.
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 one and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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