A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -176.3488° West, latitude 51.2177° North, depth = 25.6 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 23:04:26 / April 4, 2017 @ 11:04 pm. Event id: ak15685364. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15685364. The temblor was detected at 23:04:26 / 11:04 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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