A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12447407. Unique identifier: ak12447407. Exact location, longitude -172.6748° West, latitude 51.6261° North, depth = 40.3 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40.3 km (25 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:02:08 / 8:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 03/01/16 / 2016-01-03 20:02:08 / January 3, 2016 @ 8:02 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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