A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Event id: ak0201250lqu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201250lqu. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.8 km (5 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:14:09 / 6:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -177.9966° West, latitude 51.8596° North, depth = 7.8 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/01/20 / 2020-01-23 06:14:09 / January 23, 2020 @ 6:14 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-four, in the last 10 days ninety-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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