A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 34.1 km, -176.6783° West, 51.5077° North. Id of earthquake: ak20102490. Event ids that are associated: ak20102490. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.1 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 10:07:07 / 10:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/08/18 / 2018-08-14 10:07:07 / August 14, 2018 @ 10:07 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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