A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 113 km WNW of Willow, Alaska (70 miles) on Monday. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:12:56 / 4:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -152.1556 West, latitude 61.9437 North, depth = 120.1 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/01/17 / 2017-01-31 01:12:56 / January 31, 2017 @ 1:12 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 120.1 km (75 miles). Unique identifier: ak15178275. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15178275.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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