A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 178.4306° East, 50.6299° North, depth 35 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/10/20 / 2020-10-17 01:14:25 / October 17, 2020 @ 1:14 am. Event id: us6000c8wb. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dda2gw3, us6000c8wb. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:14:25 / 1:14 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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