A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.6 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.5098 West, latitude 51.6567 North, depth = 7.6 km. Id of earthquake: ak15956059. Event ids that are associated: ak15956059. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/05/17 / 2017-05-07 08:15:55 / May 7, 2017 @ 8:15 am. The temblor was picked up at 08:15:55 / 8:15 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and thirty-five, in the last 10 days three hundred and ninety, in the past 30 days three hundred and ninety-five and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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