A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16009679. Unique identifier: ak16009679. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:09:47 / 12:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 12:09:47 / May 9, 2017 @ 12:09 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.4 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4331 West, latitude 51.6406 North, depth = 8.4 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and eighty-four, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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