A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Gulf of Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: ak0196izprqq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0196izprqq. Exact location of event, longitude -148.5773 West, latitude 56.2283 North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/05/19 / 2019-05-22 09:07:44 / May 22, 2019 @ 9:07 am. The temblor was picked up at 09:07:44 / 9:07 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days six hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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