A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak16116992. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16116992. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.3638 West, latitude 51.6667 North, depth = 17.3 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.3 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 21:07:55 / May 8, 2017 @ 9:07 pm. The temblor was detected at 21:07:55 / 9:07 pm (local time epicenter).
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-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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