A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 20:20:05 / May 8, 2017 @ 8:20 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 20:20:05 / 8:20 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak16116956. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16116956. Exact location of earthquake, -178.3447° West, 51.5737° North, depth 8.2 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.2 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and ninety-five, in the past 30 days three hundred and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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