A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 86 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (53 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak019s8eez3, us2000j8j3. Unique identifier: us2000j8j3. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:16:15 / 7:16 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -173.1408° West, 51.7788° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/01/19 / 2019-01-17 07:16:15 / January 17, 2019 @ 7:16 am.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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