A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 104 km SSW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (65 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:57:32 / 12:57 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16020446, us10008rkc. Id of event: us10008rkc. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12.58 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 12:57:32 / May 1, 2017 @ 12:57 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 179.2588° East, latitude 50.9543° North, depth = 12.58 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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