A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:30:02 / 9:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -178.4793 West, latitude 51.6818 North, depth = 5.6 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16016853. Unique identifier: ak16016853. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.6 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 09:30:02 / May 10, 2017 @ 9:30 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty, 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 seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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