A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:23:02 / 4:23 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.11 km (11 miles). Event id: us6000bi3k. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020a0stj7d, us6000bi3k. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/08/20 / 2020-08-05 16:23:02 / August 5, 2020 @ 4:23 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -161.0775 West, latitude 54.3222 North, depth = 17.11 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-one, in the last 10 days eighty-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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