A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, longitude -178.4231 West, latitude 51.6251 North, depth = 6.3 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.3 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak16017901. Event ids that are associated: ak16017901. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 22:12:37 / May 10, 2017 @ 10:12 pm. The temblor was detected at 22:12:37 / 10:12 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-three, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-seven, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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