A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:05:11 / 4:05 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 177.648° East, 51.3385° North, depth 13.7 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/09/16 / 2016-09-29 04:05:11 / September 29, 2016 @ 4:05 am. Id of earthquake: ak14092262. Event ids that are associated: ak14092262. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.7 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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