A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 73 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (45 miles) on Monday. Exact location, longitude -173.2753° West, latitude 51.8678° North, depth = 44.8 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:06:20 / 2:06 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16375527. Unique identifier: ak16375527. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.8 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/07/17 / 2017-07-25 00:06:20 / July 25, 2017 @ 12:06 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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