A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 91 km SSW of False Pass, Alaska (57 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us2000e00a. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19109222, us2000e00a. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -164.1352 West, latitude 54.1405 North, depth = 30.78 km. The temblor was reported at 05:17:50 / 5:17 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.78 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/04/18 / 2018-04-08 16:17:50 / April 8, 2018 @ 4:17 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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