A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 16.3 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 14:13:46 / 2:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/06/17 / 2017-06-20 14:13:46 / June 20, 2017 @ 2:13 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16209773. Id of event: ak16209773. Exact location of earthquake, -178.3755° West, 51.6722° North, depth 16.3 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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