A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 17:36:55 / May 8, 2017 @ 5:36 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16116829. Unique identifier: ak16116829. Exact location of event, longitude -178.4579 West, latitude 51.5798 North, depth = 4.9 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.9 km (3 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:36:55 / 5:36 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 nineteen 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.
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