A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:23:00 / 9:23 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak16017788. Event ids that are associated: ak16017788. Exact location of earthquake, -178.5319° West, 51.6479° North, depth 7 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 21:23:00 / May 10, 2017 @ 9:23 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-seven, 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-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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