A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16356510. Id of event: ak16356510. Exact location of event, depth 4.9 km, -178.5223° West, 51.6395° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/07/17 / 2017-07-20 19:34:43 / July 20, 2017 @ 7:34 pm. The temblor was reported at 19:34:43 / 7:34 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.9 km (3 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-eight 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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