A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15984191. Id of event: ak15984191. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.2 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.5191 West, latitude 51.6809 North, depth = 15.2 km. Global time and date of event 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 11:01:26 / May 8, 2017 @ 11:01 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 11:01:26 / 11:01 am (local time epicenter).
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-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 have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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