A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Global time and date of event 25/08/17 / 2017-08-25 20:47:31 / August 25, 2017 @ 8:47 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:47:31 / 8:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 41.5 km, -175.8785° West, 50.6029° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 41.5 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak16673830. Event ids that are associated: ak16673830.
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 eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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