A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 144 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (89 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 54.2 km (34 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:04:36 / 8:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -164.2593 West, latitude 53.2042 North, depth = 54.2 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15630980. Id of event: ak15630980. Global time and date of event 24/03/17 / 2017-03-24 19:04:36 / March 24, 2017 @ 7:04 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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