A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Event id: ak15901938. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15901938. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:42:29 / 8:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/05/17 / 2017-05-04 08:42:29 / May 4, 2017 @ 8:42 am. Exact location of event, longitude -178.9459 West, latitude 51.5474 North, depth = 6.6 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.6 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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