A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 54 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (34 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15155455, us20008fs0. Id of event: us20008fs0. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/01/17 / 2017-01-25 17:42:06 / January 25, 2017 @ 5:42 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:42:06 / 7:42 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.79 km (22 miles). Exact location of event, depth 34.79 km, -178.3642° West, 51.4111° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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