A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:54:56 / 6:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.2882 West, latitude 51.2153 North, depth = 17.4 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/04/17 / 2017-04-05 06:54:56 / April 5, 2017 @ 6:54 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.4 km (11 miles). Id of earthquake: ak15689957. Event ids that are associated: ak15689957.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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