A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 60.7 km (38 miles). The temblor was detected at 08:55:06 / 8:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/04/17 / 2017-04-01 08:55:06 / April 1, 2017 @ 8:55 am. Unique identifier: ak15655854. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15655854. Exact location, longitude 179.9607° East, latitude 50.5938° North, depth = 60.7 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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