A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Gulf of Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 12:34:21 / February 22, 2018 @ 12:34 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10.8 km, -150.0571° West, 55.8887° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 12:34:21 / 12:34 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18573363. Id of event: ak18573363.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-nine, in the past 30 days one thousand, nine hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days two thousand and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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