A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 77 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska (48 miles). Exact location of event, depth 44.2 km, -165.2755° West, 53.5066° North. Global time and date of event 16/09/19 / 2019-09-16 11:57:10 / September 16, 2019 @ 11:57 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak019bwj2w6z. Event ids that are associated: ak019bwj2w6z. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.2 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:57:10 / 12:57 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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