A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 63 km NE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (39 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 181.6 km (113 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us10004ugc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12940472, us10004ugc. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/03/16 / 2016-03-03 05:27:56 / March 3, 2016 @ 5:27 am. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:27:56 / 5:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -179.6296 West, latitude 52.2757 North, depth = 181.6 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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