A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/05/17 / 2017-05-04 08:44:55 / May 4, 2017 @ 8:44 am. Exact location of event, depth 6.8 km, -178.4777° West, 51.6169° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.8 km (4 miles). Id of earthquake: ak15903018. Event ids that are associated: ak15903018. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:44:55 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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