A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Event id: ak16493546. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16493546. The temblor was picked up at 22:39:20 / 10:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 178.8297 East, latitude 51.1727 North, depth = 14.9 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/08/17 / 2017-08-10 22:39:20 / August 10, 2017 @ 10:39 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.9 km (9 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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