A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was reported at 17:22:41 / 5:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -173.4836° West, 52.5412° North, depth 94.7 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15608755. Id of event: ak15608755. The epicenter was at a depth of 94.7 km (59 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/03/17 / 2017-03-23 17:22:41 / March 23, 2017 @ 5:22 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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