A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 67 km SW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (42 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:06:15 / 9:06 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 169.9 km (106 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -153.651 West, latitude 60.077 North, depth = 169.9 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15173682. Unique identifier: ak15173682. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/01/17 / 2017-01-27 18:06:15 / January 27, 2017 @ 6:06 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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