A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Aleutian Islands (0 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -179.1178 West, latitude 49.9171 North, depth = 11.9 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/07/17 / 2017-07-01 13:23:46 / July 1, 2017 @ 1:23 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16243808. Id of event: ak16243808. The temblor was picked up at 13:23:46 / 1:23 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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