A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.2 km (3 miles). Exact location, longitude -178.345° West, latitude 51.5014° North, depth = 5.2 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16337840. Id of event: ak16337840. The temblor was picked up at 14:12:31 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 16/07/17 / 2017-07-16 14:12:31 / July 16, 2017 @ 2:12 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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