A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 131 km SSW of Cape Yakataga, Alaska (81 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/09/16 / 2016-09-03 19:14:16 / September 3, 2016 @ 7:14 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.7 km (2 miles). Event id: ak13898833. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13898833. Exact location, longitude -142.9195° West, latitude 58.9121° North, depth = 2.7 km. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:14:16 / 9:14 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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