A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 49 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (30 miles). Exact location of event, depth 7.48 km, -178.5118° West, 51.502° North. Id of earthquake: us10008v0k. Event ids that are associated: ak16000376, us10008v0k. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.48 km (5 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 01:00:54 / May 9, 2017 @ 1:00 am. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:00:54 / 3:00 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and twenty-nine, in the last 10 days five hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days five hundred and twenty-seven and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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