A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:41:39 / 11:41 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4403 West, latitude 51.7106 North, depth = 13.2 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 23:41:39 / May 8, 2017 @ 11:41 pm. Event id: ak15998861. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15998861. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.2 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and twenty-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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