A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.1 km (8 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:17:32 / 11:17 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 11:17:32 / May 9, 2017 @ 11:17 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16009645. Unique identifier: ak16009645. Exact location, longitude -178.4017° West, latitude 51.6926° North, depth = 12.1 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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