A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 150 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (93 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -175.9089° West, 50.6123° North, depth 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/08/17 / 2017-08-25 20:47:29 / August 25, 2017 @ 8:47 pm. Event id: us2000abyn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16673830, us2000abyn. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 08:47:29 / 8:47 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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