A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 44 km S of Cantwell, Alaska (27 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/12/19 / 2019-12-19 03:53:21 / December 19, 2019 @ 3:53 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:53:21 / 6:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 59.7 km, -149.0552° West, 62.991° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 59.7 km (37 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019g7ut7ms. Id of event: ak019g7ut7ms.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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