A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.508° West, 51.6676° North, depth 8.3 km. The temblor was reported at 17:12:35 / 5:12 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak15924853. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15924853. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.3 km (5 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/05/17 / 2017-05-05 17:12:35 / May 5, 2017 @ 5:12 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 ninety-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
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