A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Unimak Island region, Alaska (0 miles). Event id: ak15775576. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15775576. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.3 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -163.4227 West, latitude 53.5005 North, depth = 37.3 km. The temblor was reported at 18:27:45 / 6:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/04/17 / 2017-04-17 18:27:45 / April 17, 2017 @ 6:27 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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