A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 57 km ESE of Cape Yakataga, Alaska (35 miles) on Wednesday. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:05:03 / 6:05 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 14.7 km, -141.4979° West, 59.8439° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.7 km (9 miles). Global time and date of event 23/10/19 / 2019-10-23 15:05:03 / October 23, 2019 @ 3:05 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak019dls1b5t. Event ids that are associated: ak019dls1b5t.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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