A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.6 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak16033419. Event ids that are associated: ak16033419. Exact location, longitude -178.3481° West, latitude 51.6725° North, depth = 6.6 km. The temblor was picked up at 20:17:32 / 8:17 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/05/17 / 2017-05-14 20:17:32 / May 14, 2017 @ 8:17 pm.
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-seven, in the past 30 days four hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days six hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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