A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak16009689. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16009689. Global time and date of event 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 12:29:31 / May 9, 2017 @ 12:29 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.2 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.466° West, 51.6845° North, depth 6.2 km. The temblor was reported at 12:29:31 / 12:29 pm (local time epicenter).
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-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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