A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:15:06 / 9:15 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/03/17 / 2017-03-13 21:15:06 / March 13, 2017 @ 9:15 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15482368. Unique identifier: ak15482368. Exact location of event, longitude -176.4504 West, latitude 51.6153 North, depth = 42.2 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 42.2 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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