A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 69 km SSW of Tanana, Alaska (43 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.8 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak15193173. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15193173. Exact location of event, depth 13.8 km, -152.4755° West, 64.5755° North. Global time and date of event 03/02/17 / 2017-02-03 01:41:25 / February 3, 2017 @ 1:41 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 16:41:25 / 4:41 pm (local time epicenter).
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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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