A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 210 km S of Cape Yakataga, Alaska (130 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:48:07 / 2:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -142.5003° West, 58.1774° North, depth 0.7 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/11/17 / 2017-11-17 12:48:07 / November 17, 2017 @ 12:48 pm. Event id: ak17263165. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17263165. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.7 km (0 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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