A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 32.9 km, 179.4473° East, 51.2646° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16585085. Id of event: ak16585085. The temblor was detected at 12:28:34 / 12:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/08/17 / 2017-08-20 12:28:34 / August 20, 2017 @ 12:28 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 32.9 km (20 miles).
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 fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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