A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, -178.507° West, 51.6396° North, depth 6.7 km. The temblor was detected at 19:28:38 / 7:28 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak16140990. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16140990. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 19:28:38 / May 10, 2017 @ 7:28 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and three, 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-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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