A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 52 km SW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (32 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 66.8 km (42 miles). Exact location, longitude 179.1391° East, latitude 51.5763° North, depth = 66.8 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:27:52 / 9:27 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak15423411. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15423411. Global time and date of event 28/02/17 / 2017-02-28 07:27:52 / February 28, 2017 @ 7:27 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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