A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.6 km (4 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:56:45 / 1:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 01:56:45 / May 10, 2017 @ 1:56 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16016411. Id of event: ak16016411. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4278 West, latitude 51.6378 North, depth = 6.6 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty, 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 nearby. Each 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.
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