A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 22:13:56 / 10:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 177.7585° East, latitude 52.0011° North, depth = 2.9 km. Event id: ak16114841. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16114841. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/05/17 / 2017-05-23 22:13:56 / May 23, 2017 @ 10:13 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.9 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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