A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -177.0456° West, latitude 50.9243° North, depth = 25.1 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:34:06 / 12:34 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16017061. Unique identifier: ak16017061. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.1 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 12:34:06 / May 10, 2017 @ 12:34 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days sixty, in the past 30 days sixty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighteen 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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