A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak020176mqyj. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020176mqyj. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:18:47 / 11:18 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 11:18:47 / January 26, 2020 @ 11:18 am. Exact location of event, longitude -179.7833 West, latitude 51.0363 North, depth = 12 km.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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