A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 16.5 km (10 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 17:48:16 / May 8, 2017 @ 5:48 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16116836. Unique identifier: ak16116836. Exact location of earthquake, -178.4892° West, 51.6843° North, depth 16.5 km. The temblor was reported at 17:48:16 / 5:48 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 fifteen 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 quakes in the world.
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