A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Friday. Event id: ak15928601. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15928601. Exact location, longitude -178.4873° West, latitude 51.7241° North, depth = 13.2 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.2 km (8 miles). The temblor was picked up at 20:41:40 / 8:41 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/05/17 / 2017-05-05 20:41:40 / May 5, 2017 @ 8:41 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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