A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 08:40:58 / May 10, 2017 @ 8:40 am. Exact location of earthquake, -178.4267° West, 51.6269° North, depth 6.6 km. Unique identifier: ak16016816. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16016816. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.6 km (4 miles). The temblor was detected at 08:40:58 / 8:40 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-three, 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 has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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