A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16016555. Unique identifier: ak16016555. The temblor was reported at 05:45:47 / 5:45 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 05:45:47 / May 10, 2017 @ 5:45 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.6 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.4774° West, 51.7146° North, depth 8.6 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-eight, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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