A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Global time and date of event 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 19:45:39 / May 10, 2017 @ 7:45 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 20.8 km, -178.4995° West, 51.7593° North. The temblor was picked up at 19:45:39 / 7:45 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak16017641. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16017641. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.8 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and two, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-five, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-two 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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