A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17 km (11 miles). Exact location, longitude -178.2174° West, latitude 51.4233° North, depth = 17 km. Unique identifier: ak15795375. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15795375. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/04/17 / 2017-04-20 22:31:47 / April 20, 2017 @ 10:31 pm. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:31:47 / 10:31 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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