A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 91 km SSW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (57 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.2484 East, latitude 51.1573 North, depth = 28.06 km. Unique identifier: us2000g7d2. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19855711, us2000g7d2. The epicenter was at a depth of 28.06 km (17 miles). The temblor was picked up at 15:43:11 / 3:43 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/07/18 / 2018-07-11 01:43:11 / July 11, 2018 @ 1:43 am.
Each 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 six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen 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.
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