A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 70 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska (43 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, -171.7215° West, 51.9225° North, depth 44.8 km. Event id: ak19769938. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19769938. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.8 km (28 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/06/18 / 2018-06-13 23:08:11 / June 13, 2018 @ 11:08 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:08:11 / 12:08 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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