A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Id of earthquake: ak16790653. Event ids that are associated: ak16790653. Exact location of earthquake, -178.3417° West, 51.6239° North, depth 10.4 km. The temblor was picked up at 16:30:17 / 4:30 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/09/17 / 2017-09-09 16:30:17 / September 9, 2017 @ 4:30 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.4 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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