A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 54 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (34 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -171.0059 West, latitude 52.0213 North, depth = 36.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36.7 km (23 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:45:00 / 11:45 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/02/16 / 2016-02-24 10:45:00 / February 24, 2016 @ 10:45 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12925337. Unique identifier: ak12925337.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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