A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak16012734. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16012734. Exact location, longitude -178.3644° West, latitude 51.6274° North, depth = 7 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 14:05:02 / May 9, 2017 @ 2:05 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:05:02 / 2:05 pm (local time epicenter).
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 eighty-five, in the last 10 days three hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty-one and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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