A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 62 km NE of Nome, Alaska (39 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/10/19 / 2019-10-06 17:46:17 / October 6, 2019 @ 5:46 pm. Id of earthquake: ak019ctpc21j. Event ids that are associated: ak019ctpc21j. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:46:17 / 8:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -164.5352° West, latitude 64.9213° North, depth = 0 km.
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 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days 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.
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