A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.3674° West, 51.6311° North, depth 6.6 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 03:15:24 / May 9, 2017 @ 3:15 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 03:15:24 / 3:15 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16001940. Id of event: ak16001940. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.6 km (4 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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