A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 60 km ENE of Adak, Alaska (37 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/01/16 / 2016-01-28 18:09:58 / January 28, 2016 @ 6:09 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12546499. Unique identifier: ak12546499. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 79.3 km (49 miles). Exact location, longitude -175.8499° West, latitude 52.1051° North, depth = 79.3 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:09:58 / 8:09 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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