A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude -179.7718 West, latitude 51.0132 North, depth = 13.6 km. Unique identifier: ak020178lgv5. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020178lgv5. The epicenter was at a depth of 13.6 km (8 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:48:42 / 2:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 14:48:42 / January 26, 2020 @ 2:48 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-seven, in the last 10 days eighty-two, in the past 30 days ninety-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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