A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: ak15275337. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15275337. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.6506 West, latitude 51.594 North, depth = 48.3 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/02/17 / 2017-02-15 22:15:42 / February 15, 2017 @ 10:15 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 48.3 km (30 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:15:42 / 10:15 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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