A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 17:42:26 / 5:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 17:42:26 / May 8, 2017 @ 5:42 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.4 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -178.5186° West, 51.6485° North, depth 11.4 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16116834. Id of event: ak16116834.
Every 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-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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