A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16117043. Id of event: ak16117043. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.5 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 22.5 km, -178.4918° West, 51.7785° North. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:22:00 / 10:22 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 22:22:00 / May 8, 2017 @ 10:22 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and twenty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-five, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety and in the last 365 days four hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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