A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 14 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (9 miles) on Friday. The temblor was reported at 04:48:36 / 4:48 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak20313444. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20313444. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/11/18 / 2018-11-02 14:48:36 / November 2, 2018 @ 2:48 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.7 km (16 miles). Exact location, longitude -178.9364° West, latitude 51.3317° North, depth = 25.7 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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