A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/11/16 / 2016-11-14 02:26:48 / November 14, 2016 @ 2:26 am. Exact location of event, depth 17.3 km, 178.8996° East, 50.9555° North. The temblor was picked up at 02:26:48 / 2:26 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak14362051. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14362051. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.3 km (11 miles).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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