A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.9 km (3 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16017625. Id of event: ak16017625. The temblor was detected at 19:37:46 / 7:37 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 19:37:46 / May 10, 2017 @ 7:37 pm. Exact location of event, depth 4.9 km, -178.5014° West, 51.6431° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and two, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
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