A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 6.6 km (4 miles). Event id: ak18704255. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18704255. Global time and date of event 17/03/18 / 2018-03-17 19:31:10 / March 17, 2018 @ 7:31 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 19:31:10 / 7:31 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -166.286° West, 53.787° North, depth 6.6 km.
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 three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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