A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 02:56:31 / 2:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 176.4121 East, latitude 51.7387 North, depth = 26.9 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16031451. Id of event: ak16031451. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.9 km (17 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/05/17 / 2017-05-14 02:56:31 / May 14, 2017 @ 2:56 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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