A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12885787. Id of event: ak12885787. Exact location of event, depth 44.9 km, 179.7342° East, 52.1323° North. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:13:47 / 2:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/02/16 / 2016-02-17 02:13:47 / February 17, 2016 @ 2:13 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.9 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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