A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 53 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (33 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 17:05:57 / May 9, 2017 @ 5:05 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16015861, us10008ryk. Unique identifier: us10008ryk. Exact location of event, depth 2.47 km, -178.3845° West, 51.4092° North. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:05:57 / 7:05 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.47 km (2 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-eight, in the last 10 days four hundred and ninety-nine, in the past 30 days five hundred and six and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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