A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15657310. Id of event: ak15657310. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/04/17 / 2017-04-01 19:20:49 / April 1, 2017 @ 7:20 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -177.9158° West, 51.3829° North, depth 13.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.1 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 19:20:49 / 7:20 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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