A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 122 km SW of Gustavus, Alaska (76 miles). Unique identifier: ak0199sjadil. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0199sjadil. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:49:07 / 7:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -137.449 West, latitude 57.7896 North, depth = 7.8 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/08/19 / 2019-08-01 16:49:07 / August 1, 2019 @ 4:49 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.8 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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