A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 18:01:13 / May 8, 2017 @ 6:01 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:01:13 / 6:01 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15991385. Id of event: ak15991385. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4475 West, latitude 51.6369 North, depth = 11.8 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and twenty-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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