A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.8 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:55:54 / 12:55 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16011193. Unique identifier: ak16011193. Exact location of event, longitude -176.8883 West, latitude 50.925 North, depth = 9.8 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 12:55:54 / May 9, 2017 @ 12:55 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days fourty-one, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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