A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 81 km E of Adak, Alaska (50 miles) on Saturday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/03/17 / 2017-03-11 15:04:34 / March 11, 2017 @ 3:04 pm. The temblor was picked up at 05:04:34 / 5:04 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15465741. Unique identifier: ak15465741. The epicenter was at a depth of 72.6 km (45 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -175.4705 West, latitude 51.8707 North, depth = 72.6 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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