A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 74 km NNE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (46 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/18 / 2018-11-25 20:02:57 / November 25, 2018 @ 8:02 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:02:57 / 9:02 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak20401767. Event ids that are associated: ak20401767. Exact location, longitude -170.2553° West, latitude 53.2439° North, depth = 70.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 70.6 km (44 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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