A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 142 km S of Unalaska, Alaska (88 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 22.9 km, -166.5957° West, 52.5908° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 22.9 km (14 miles). Id of earthquake: ak15433395. Event ids that are associated: ak15433395. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/03/17 / 2017-03-03 03:46:18 / March 3, 2017 @ 3:46 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:46:18 / 4:46 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ninety-six 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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