A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 60 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (37 miles). Exact location of event, depth 14.92 km, -179.9022° West, 51.0498° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/03/20 / 2020-03-02 00:48:45 / March 2, 2020 @ 12:48 am. The temblor was reported at 12:48:45 / 12:48 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0202ujlwjv, us60008gcb. Unique identifier: us60008gcb. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.92 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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