A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 109 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska (68 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/01/17 / 2017-01-02 16:44:59 / January 2, 2017 @ 4:44 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -161.5873° West, 54.4486° North, depth 35 km. Unique identifier: us10007rjd. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14894040, us10007rjd. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:44:59 / 5:44 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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