A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, longitude 178.4332 East, latitude 52.4345 North, depth = 107.9 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:44:17 / 10:44 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/02/16 / 2016-02-05 22:44:17 / February 5, 2016 @ 10:44 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 107.9 km (67 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak12798741. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12798741.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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