A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 09:58:14 / 9:58 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13996518. Unique identifier: ak13996518. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 63.4 km (39 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.7773 West, latitude 51.5079 North, depth = 63.4 km. Global time and date of event 17/09/16 / 2016-09-17 09:58:14 / September 17, 2016 @ 9:58 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and two 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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