A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 24 km SSW of Adak, Alaska (15 miles). Global time and date of event 15/11/17 / 2017-11-15 11:48:26 / November 15, 2017 @ 11:48 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak17226697. Unique identifier: ak17226697. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.7893 West, latitude 51.674 North, depth = 59.5 km. The temblor was picked up at 01:48:26 / 1:48 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 59.5 km (37 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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