A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/05/17 / 2017-05-05 19:20:43 / May 5, 2017 @ 7:20 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak15927253. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15927253. Exact location, longitude -178.4817° West, latitude 51.7255° North, depth = 13.2 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 13.2 km (8 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:20:43 / 7:20 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and one, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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