A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 46 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (29 miles) on Thursday. Id of earthquake: ak019ddceb9e. Event ids that are associated: ak019ddceb9e. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/10/19 / 2019-10-18 05:05:38 / October 18, 2019 @ 5:05 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 19:05:38 / 7:05 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 64.5 km (40 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 64.5 km, 179.4961° East, 51.537° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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