A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/02/17 / 2017-02-23 04:08:20 / February 23, 2017 @ 4:08 am. Event id: ak15344369. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15344369. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 41.5 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 41.5 km, -176.2484° West, 51.6034° North. The temblor was picked up at 04:08:20 / 4:08 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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