A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 64 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (40 miles). Global time and date of event 13/02/19 / 2019-02-13 14:43:20 / February 13, 2019 @ 2:43 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0192108lq2, us1000j91z. Unique identifier: us1000j91z. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.1847 West, latitude 51.2025 North, depth = 30.38 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.38 km (19 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:43:20 / 2:43 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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