A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 13.2 km (8 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4484 West, latitude 51.7162 North, depth = 13.2 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:43:30 / 12:43 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 00:43:30 / May 9, 2017 @ 12:43 am UTC/GMT. Event id: ak16000358. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16000358.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and ninety-four, 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-six 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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