A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 70 km E of Whittier, Alaska (43 miles). Id of earthquake: ak20200728. Event ids that are associated: ak20200728. The epicenter was at a depth of 10.6 km (7 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:41:57 / 8:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/08/18 / 2018-08-25 17:41:57 / August 25, 2018 @ 5:41 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -147.4187° West, 60.6504° North, depth 10.6 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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