A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 57 km ENE of Adak, Alaska (35 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/04/17 / 2017-04-15 05:23:15 / April 15, 2017 @ 5:23 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 185.5 km (115 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -175.8948 West, latitude 52.0827 North, depth = 185.5 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15747901. Id of event: ak15747901. The temblor was detected at 19:23:15 / 7:23 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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