A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 20:48:50 / 8:48 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/02/18 / 2018-02-01 20:48:50 / February 1, 2018 @ 8:48 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18435858. Unique identifier: ak18435858. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -149.8614° West, 56.043° North, depth 10 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and twenty-nine, in the last 10 days one thousand, five hundred and fourty-four, in the past 30 days one thousand, five hundred and fourty-four and in the last 365 days one thousand, five hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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