A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 58 km (36 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 11:52:30 / 11:52 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/02/16 / 2016-02-19 11:52:30 / February 19, 2016 @ 11:52 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12856848. Unique identifier: ak12856848. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -169.9889 West, latitude 52.3785 North, depth = 58 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 five, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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