A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 78 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (48 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.3511 West, latitude 51.2031 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 10:32:35 / 10:32 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 22:32:35 / April 4, 2017 @ 10:32 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15685248, us10008fms. Id of event: us10008fms.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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