A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 68 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (42 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 33.7 km (21 miles). The temblor was reported at 23:29:38 / 11:29 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -175.8143° West, 51.5601° North, depth 33.7 km. Event id: ak15173578. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15173578. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/01/17 / 2017-01-27 11:29:38 / January 27, 2017 @ 11:29 am.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-seven 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.
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