A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/05/17 / 2017-05-05 18:43:39 / May 5, 2017 @ 6:43 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak15926078. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15926078. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -178.5705° West, 51.6854° North. The temblor was picked up at 18:43:39 / 6:43 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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