A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/05/17 / 2017-05-04 04:56:45 / May 4, 2017 @ 4:56 am. The temblor was picked up at 04:56:45 / 4:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.5007° West, 51.6247° North, depth 3.7 km. Id of earthquake: ak15898660. Event ids that are associated: ak15898660. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.7 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifty, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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