A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.1 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 13:12:24 / April 4, 2017 @ 1:12 pm. The temblor was detected at 13:12:24 / 1:12 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15703401. Unique identifier: ak15703401. Exact location of event, longitude -176.4211 West, latitude 51.2881 North, depth = 11.1 km.
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. 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 fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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