A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.6 km (9 miles). Exact location of event, depth 14.6 km, -178.5694° West, 51.6827° North. Global time and date of event 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 18:56:47 / May 8, 2017 @ 6:56 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 18:56:47 / 6:56 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak16116887. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16116887.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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