A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Global time and date of event 05/05/17 / 2017-05-05 20:49:59 / May 5, 2017 @ 8:49 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:49:59 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.2 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15928604. Id of event: ak15928604. Exact location of event, longitude -178.5206 West, latitude 51.6593 North, depth = 1.2 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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