A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 75 km ESE of Cold Bay, Alaska (47 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:24:16 / 6:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 57.4 km, -161.6613° West, 54.889° North. Id of earthquake: ak15175786. Event ids that are associated: ak15175786. The epicenter was at a depth of 57.4 km (36 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/01/17 / 2017-01-29 15:24:16 / January 29, 2017 @ 3:24 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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