A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 20:47:20 / May 10, 2017 @ 8:47 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10.9 km, -178.4366° West, 51.6639° North. Event id: ak16017755. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16017755. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.9 km (7 miles). The temblor was reported at 20:47:20 / 8:47 pm (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 ninety-seven, 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 have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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