A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. Id of earthquake: ak16017366. Event ids that are associated: ak16017366. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 16:16:03 / May 10, 2017 @ 4:16 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -178.4277° West, 51.6349° North, depth 14 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:16:03 / 4:16 pm (local time epicenter).
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 ten, 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 eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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