A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Global time and date of event 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 18:05:06 / May 9, 2017 @ 6:05 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 18:05:06 / 6:05 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -178.5818° West, latitude 51.752° North, depth = 13.3 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 13.3 km (8 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16015900. Unique identifier: ak16015900.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and fourty-four, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-one, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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