A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -177.7776° West, latitude 51.6017° North, depth = 65.4 km. The temblor was picked up at 05:41:23 / 5:41 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/02/17 / 2017-02-15 05:41:23 / February 15, 2017 @ 5:41 am. Event id: ak15270210. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15270210. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 65.4 km (41 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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