A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 13:17:00 / 1:17 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 27.2 km (17 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -179.6927° West, 50.9969° North, depth 27.2 km. Unique identifier: ak11733805. Ids that are associated to the event: ak11733805. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/10/15 / 2015-10-08 13:17:00 / October 8, 2015 @ 1:17 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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