A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/09/17 / 2017-09-09 17:10:07 / September 9, 2017 @ 5:10 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.7 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 17:10:07 / 5:10 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16790665. Id of event: ak16790665. Exact location of event, longitude -178.3839 West, latitude 51.6721 North, depth = 11.7 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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