A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Global time and date of event 11/02/16 / 2016-02-11 09:42:14 / February 11, 2016 @ 9:42 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 178.5059 East, latitude 50.5556 North, depth = 139.5 km. Unique identifier: ak12797716. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12797716. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 139.5 km (87 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:42:14 / 9:42 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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