A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 12:24:54 / 12:24 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12801327. Id of event: ak12801327. The epicenter was at a depth of 201.2 km (125 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -173.5378 West, latitude 52.827 North, depth = 201.2 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/02/16 / 2016-02-01 12:24:54 / February 1, 2016 @ 12:24 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 six and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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