A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude -179.7894 West, latitude 51.033 North, depth = 13 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 11:01:56 / January 26, 2020 @ 11:01 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak020176j4qs. Event ids that are associated: ak020176j4qs. The temblor was detected at 11:01:56 / 11:01 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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