A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 62 km SSE of Cold Bay, Alaska (39 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18041008. Id of event: ak18041008. Global time and date of event 10/01/18 / 2018-01-10 15:14:04 / January 10, 2018 @ 3:14 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 56 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -162.2711° West, latitude 54.6915° North, depth = 56 km. The temblor was detected at 06:14:04 / 6:14 am (local time epicenter).
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 two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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