A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 14:38:16 / May 9, 2017 @ 2:38 pm. Exact location of event, depth 16 km, -177.0319° West, 51.0169° North. The temblor was reported at 14:38:16 / 2:38 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16012804. Id of event: ak16012804.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-four, in the last 10 days sixty-six, in the past 30 days sixty-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-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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