A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15986994. Id of event: ak15986994. The temblor was picked up at 14:59:48 / 2:59 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.8 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 9.8 km, -178.531° West, 51.651° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 14:59:48 / May 8, 2017 @ 2:59 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and twenty-eight, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-one and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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