A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 96 km NNW of Chirikof Island, Alaska (60 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 31/07/18 / 2018-07-31 14:34:40 / July 31, 2018 @ 2:34 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 04:34:40 / 4:34 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak19997653. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19997653. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 74.2 km (46 miles). Exact location, longitude -156.3814° West, latitude 56.5806° North, depth = 74.2 km.
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 four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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