A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude -178.3731° West, latitude 51.6669° North, depth = 6.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:53:19 / 2:53 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak16032691. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16032691. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/05/17 / 2017-05-14 14:53:19 / May 14, 2017 @ 2:53 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and seventy-eight and in the last 365 days six hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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