A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 179.7103 East, latitude 51.7539 North, depth = 100.7 km. Event id: ak16392598. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16392598. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/08/17 / 2017-08-01 03:11:03 / August 1, 2017 @ 3:11 am. The temblor was detected at 03:11:03 / 3:11 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 100.7 km (63 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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