A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15991475. Id of event: ak15991475. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 18:59:04 / May 8, 2017 @ 6:59 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -178.4787° West, 51.786° North, depth 23.7 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 23.7 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 18:59:04 / 6:59 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and twenty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-five, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety and in the last 365 days four hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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