A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Id of earthquake: ak16117059. Event ids that are associated: ak16117059. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.2 km (11 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4253 West, latitude 51.6998 North, depth = 17.2 km. The temblor was detected at 22:42:55 / 10:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/05/17 / 2017-05-08 22:42:55 / May 8, 2017 @ 10:42 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty, in the last 10 days two hundred and ninety, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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