A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 160 km NE of Cape Yakataga, Alaska (99 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20256673, us2000hfwn. Id of event: us2000hfwn. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/09/18 / 2018-09-17 16:01:00 / September 17, 2018 @ 4:01 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -140.512° West, 61.1572° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was reported at 08:01:00 / 8:01 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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