A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 49 km NNW of Yakutat, Alaska (30 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:09:20 / 6:09 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.3 km (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -140.1218 West, latitude 59.9451 North, depth = 0.3 km. Event id: ak0204yv0yi4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0204yv0yi4. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/04/20 / 2020-04-17 15:09:20 / April 17, 2020 @ 3:09 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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