A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 40 km NNW of Atka, Alaska (25 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:06:06 / 2:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 221.7 km, -174.373° West, 52.5412° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 221.7 km (138 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak20263437. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20263437. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/09/18 / 2018-09-26 00:06:06 / September 26, 2018 @ 12:06 am.
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 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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