A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/04/17 / 2017-04-05 07:08:51 / April 5, 2017 @ 7:08 am. The temblor was picked up at 07:08:51 / 7:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 27.7 km, -176.2575° West, 51.1984° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.7 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak15689973. Event ids that are associated: ak15689973.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-five 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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