A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 20:23:31 / 8:23 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13423438. Unique identifier: ak13423438. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.5 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/04/16 / 2016-04-10 20:23:31 / April 10, 2016 @ 8:23 pm. Exact location, longitude 179.4108° East, latitude 51.0506° North, depth = 13.5 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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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