A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 109 km S of Adak, Alaska (68 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us10008v6e. Event ids that are associated: ak16014341, us10008v6e. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 16:00:54 / May 9, 2017 @ 4:00 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 04:00:54 / 4:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.7111 West, latitude 50.8992 North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days fourty-four, in the past 30 days fourty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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