A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 192 km S of Adak, Alaska (119 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 33 km (21 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/05/16 / 2016-05-22 02:38:44 / May 22, 2016 @ 2:38 am. The temblor was reported at 14:38:44 / 2:38 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak13600948. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13600948. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.4584 West, latitude 50.1576 North, depth = 33 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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