A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/01/20 / 2020-01-18 16:58:13 / January 18, 2020 @ 4:58 pm. Exact location, longitude -175.763° West, latitude 51.6087° North, depth = 41.3 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 41.3 km (26 miles). Unique identifier: ak020u1jn6a. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020u1jn6a. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:58:13 / 4:58 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine 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 earthquakes in the world.
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