A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.5 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 10:53:54 / April 4, 2017 @ 10:53 am. The temblor was reported at 10:53:54 / 10:53 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak15677815. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15677815. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.4728 West, latitude 51.3624 North, depth = 34.5 km.
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-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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