A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:13:40 / 9:13 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 39.7 km (25 miles). Exact location of event, depth 39.7 km, -177.0059° West, 51.0064° North. Unique identifier: ak16008079. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16008079. Global time and date of event 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 09:13:40 / May 9, 2017 @ 9:13 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-eight, in the last 10 days fifty-six, in the past 30 days fifty-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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