A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 109 km SSW of Adak, Alaska (68 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -177.0456 West, latitude 50.9243 North, depth = 25.1 km. Event id: us10008w9s. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16017061, us10008w9s. The temblor was detected at 00:34:06 / 12:34 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 12:34:06 / May 10, 2017 @ 12:34 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.1 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days seventy-eight, in the past 30 days eighty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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