A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.1 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 02:49:33 / 2:49 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 12/07/17 / 2017-07-12 02:49:33 / July 12, 2017 @ 2:49 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak16329104. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16329104. Exact location of event, depth 3.1 km, -178.5536° West, 51.647° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days six hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
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