A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 25.6 km, -176.3572° West, 51.1921° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15682320. Unique identifier: ak15682320. The temblor was picked up at 18:04:03 / 6:04 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.6 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 18:04:03 / April 4, 2017 @ 6:04 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 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 fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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