A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 48 km N of Valdez, Alaska (30 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 11/09/16 / 2016-09-11 07:44:59 / September 11, 2016 @ 7:44 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.3 km (10 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -146.3922 West, latitude 61.5669 North, depth = 16.3 km. The temblor was detected at 23:44:59 / 11:44 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak13935402. Event ids that are associated: ak13935402.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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