A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Gulf of Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:53:07 / 11:53 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18488224. Id of event: ak18488224. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 11:53:07 / February 22, 2018 @ 11:53 am. Exact location of event, longitude -148.6387 West, latitude 56.2127 North, depth = 11.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and six, in the past 30 days two thousand, one hundred and fifteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, one hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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