A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 90 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (56 miles). Unique identifier: us70003y6i. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0196ayl9jm, us70003y6i. The epicenter was at a depth of 32.05 km (20 miles). Exact location, longitude -161.1304° West, latitude 54.6054° North, depth = 32.05 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:45:47 / 12:45 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 17/05/19 / 2019-05-17 23:45:47 / May 17, 2019 @ 11:45 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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