A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 108 km SSW of Adak, Alaska (67 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 14:24:30 / May 9, 2017 @ 2:24 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.65 km (11 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.0205 West, latitude 50.9279 North, depth = 17.65 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16012770, us10008v5u. Id of event: us10008v5u. The temblor was picked up at 02:24:30 / 2:24 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-three, in the last 10 days sixty, in the past 30 days sixty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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