A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 04:05:48 / 4:05 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.5 km (2 miles). Id of earthquake: ak16003430. Event ids that are associated: ak16003430. Exact location of event, longitude -178.437 West, latitude 51.6492 North, depth = 3.5 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 04:05:48 / May 9, 2017 @ 4:05 am.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and ninety, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-six, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty-one and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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