A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -176.424 West, latitude 51.3045 North, depth = 30.4 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 13:11:21 / April 4, 2017 @ 1:11 pm. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:11:21 / 1:11 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.4 km (19 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15679030. Id of event: ak15679030.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-one 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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