A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 42 km WSW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (26 miles). Exact location, longitude 179.0845° East, latitude 51.7488° North, depth = 72.1 km. Unique identifier: ak16247481. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16247481. The epicenter was at a depth of 72.1 km (45 miles). The temblor was reported at 03:59:02 / 3:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/07/17 / 2017-07-02 13:59:02 / July 2, 2017 @ 1:59 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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