A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/05/17 / 2017-05-03 19:06:44 / May 3, 2017 @ 7:06 pm. The temblor was detected at 19:06:44 / 7:06 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak15891002. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15891002. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4955 West, latitude 51.6493 North, depth = 6.7 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and four, in the past 30 days one hundred and nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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