A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Id of earthquake: ak16116884. Event ids that are associated: ak16116884. Exact location of event, longitude -178.4662 West, latitude 51.7102 North, depth = 12.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.9 km (8 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 18:53:56 / May 8, 2017 @ 6:53 pm. The temblor was reported at 18:53:56 / 6:53 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and twenty-seven, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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