A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.0973 East, latitude 51.5266 North, depth = 62.7 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 62.7 km (39 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak15806423. Event ids that are associated: ak15806423. The temblor was reported at 08:26:42 / 8:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/04/17 / 2017-04-24 08:26:42 / April 24, 2017 @ 8:26 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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