A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 57 km SSW of Adak, Alaska (35 miles). Exact location, longitude -176.9628° West, latitude 51.4034° North, depth = 39.2 km. The temblor was detected at 03:49:30 / 3:49 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak14258791, us10007288. Unique identifier: us10007288. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.2 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/10/16 / 2016-10-23 12:49:30 / October 23, 2016 @ 12:49 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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