A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. Id of earthquake: ak16117013. Event ids that are associated: ak16117013. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 21:34:39 / May 8, 2017 @ 9:34 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.8 km (9 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.4719° West, 51.7141° North, depth 13.8 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:34:39 / 9:34 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and twenty-seven, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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