A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 112 km S of Adak, Alaska (70 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:05:17 / 12:05 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -176.8859° West, 50.8815° North, depth 30.98 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 00:05:17 / May 9, 2017 @ 12:05 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30.98 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us10008v06. Event ids that are associated: ak15998899, us10008v06.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 fourty-seven, in the last 10 days fifty-one, in the past 30 days fifty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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