A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Central Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20449990. Id of event: ak20449990. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/12/18 / 2018-12-06 09:53:39 / December 6, 2018 @ 9:53 am. Exact location of event, longitude -143.1951 West, latitude 64.4741 North, depth = 101.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 101.7 km (63 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 09:53:39 / 9:53 am (local time epicenter).
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 one 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. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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