A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 22.2 km, -178.4412° West, 51.7625° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 20:32:11 / May 8, 2017 @ 8:32 pm. Event id: ak16116965. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16116965. The temblor was detected at 20:32:11 / 8:32 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.2 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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-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 seventeen 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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