A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Global time and date of event 23/05/17 / 2017-05-23 02:34:53 / May 23, 2017 @ 2:34 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4751 West, latitude 51.6473 North, depth = 13.2 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.2 km (8 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:34:53 / 2:34 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak16193831. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16193831.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days thirty-nine, in the past 30 days five hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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