A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 63 km SSE of Cold Bay, Alaska (39 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/08/19 / 2019-08-12 16:33:06 / August 12, 2019 @ 4:33 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -162.5111° West, 54.6296° North, depth 35 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:33:06 / 7:33 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70005ac6. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019aaq3rbc, us70005ac6.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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