A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: ak16017870. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16017870. The temblor was detected at 21:35:58 / 9:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -178.4197° West, latitude 51.6201° North, depth = 11.7 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.7 km (7 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 21:35:58 / May 10, 2017 @ 9:35 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-five, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-seven, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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