A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 269 km S of Middleton Island, Alaska (167 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude -145.4935 West, latitude 57.0548 North, depth = 8.2 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:14:02 / 11:14 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18694377. Unique identifier: ak18694377. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.2 km (5 miles). Global time and date of event 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 09:14:02 / March 7, 2018 @ 9:14 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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