A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/06/17 / 2017-06-23 14:57:16 / June 23, 2017 @ 2:57 pm. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:57:16 / 2:57 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 7.3 km (5 miles). Exact location of event, depth 7.3 km, -178.3755° West, 51.6453° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16216765. Unique identifier: ak16216765.
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 sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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