A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 63 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (39 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.9 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/12/16 / 2016-12-26 23:06:48 / December 26, 2016 @ 11:06 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 4.9 km, -179.9277° West, 51.0241° North. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:06:48 / 11:06 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak14842015. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14842015.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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