A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.1 km (21 miles). Global time and date of event 22/05/17 / 2017-05-22 12:19:40 / May 22, 2017 @ 12:19 pm UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:19:40 / 12:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.4885 East, latitude 51.2052 North, depth = 33.1 km. Unique identifier: ak16175926. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16175926.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 eleven, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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