A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 125 km S of King Salmon, Alaska (78 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 99.1 km (62 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/01/18 / 2018-01-20 13:24:13 / January 20, 2018 @ 1:24 pm. Exact location of event, depth 99.1 km, -156.5535° West, 57.5595° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18192105. Id of event: ak18192105. The temblor was picked up at 04:24:13 / 4:24 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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