A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Event id: ak16017790. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16017790. Exact location of event, longitude -178.5103 West, latitude 51.6727 North, depth = 7.8 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 21:24:45 / May 10, 2017 @ 9:24 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.8 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 21:24:45 / 9:24 pm (local time epicenter).
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-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every 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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