A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 108 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (67 miles). Event id: ak14772919. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14772919. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/12/16 / 2016-12-20 13:52:22 / December 20, 2016 @ 1:52 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 28.6 km (18 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:52:22 / 2:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -164.2009 West, latitude 53.8407 North, depth = 28.6 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-one 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. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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