A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Id of earthquake: ak12291526. Event ids that are associated: ak12291526. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -179.2887° West, 51.3081° North, depth 15 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/12/15 / 2015-12-21 16:53:58 / December 21, 2015 @ 4:53 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 16:53:58 / 4:53 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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