A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 119 km SSE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (74 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 30.45 km (19 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:12:08 / 10:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.4597 West, latitude 50.8991 North, depth = 30.45 km. Event id: us2000h6wa. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20239874, us2000h6wa. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/09/18 / 2018-09-02 10:12:08 / September 2, 2018 @ 10:12 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days fourty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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