A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -178.486° West, latitude 51.7364° North, depth = 11.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 14:08:19 / May 10, 2017 @ 2:08 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak16017173. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16017173. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:08:19 / 2:08 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 eleven, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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