A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/05/17 / 2017-05-03 12:05:56 / May 3, 2017 @ 12:05 pm. Exact location, longitude -178.54° West, latitude 51.709° North, depth = 13.9 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:05:56 / 12:05 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.9 km (9 miles). Id of earthquake: ak15886882. Event ids that are associated: ak15886882.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and two, in the past 30 days one hundred and seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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