A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4611 West, latitude 51.6808 North, depth = 9.5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 04:12:38 / May 9, 2017 @ 4:12 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.5 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 04:12:38 / 4:12 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16003434. Unique identifier: ak16003434.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and ninety, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-five, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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