A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 90 km E of Adak, Alaska (56 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 51.5 km (32 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/05/17 / 2017-05-31 10:13:26 / May 31, 2017 @ 10:13 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16148812, us10008wvl. Unique identifier: us10008wvl. The temblor was detected at 22:13:26 / 10:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -175.3717 West, latitude 51.7392 North, depth = 51.5 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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