A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 73 km E of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (45 miles) on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 18:19:20 / 6:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -179.3326° West, latitude 51.9828° North, depth = 217.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 217.8 km (135 miles). Global time and date of event 31/03/18 / 2018-03-31 06:19:20 / March 31, 2018 @ 6:19 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak19173587. Event ids that are associated: ak19173587.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days six hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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