A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16260501. Id of event: ak16260501. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 37.5 km (23 miles). Exact location, longitude -177.0957° West, latitude 51.3701° North, depth = 37.5 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:02:06 / 2:02 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/07/17 / 2017-07-05 14:02:06 / July 5, 2017 @ 2:02 pm UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days seven hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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