A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 82 km WSW of Cantwell, Alaska (51 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was picked up at 14:48:32 / 2:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/10/15 / 2015-10-07 22:48:32 / October 7, 2015 @ 10:48 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -150.517° West, 63.1585° North, depth 113.5 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 113.5 km (71 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11733412. Id of event: ak11733412.
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 twelve and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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