A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 69 km SW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (43 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:09:47 / 5:09 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/02/17 / 2017-02-05 14:09:47 / February 5, 2017 @ 2:09 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -153.4731 West, latitude 59.9739 North, depth = 125.5 km. Event id: ak15207461. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15207461. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 125.5 km (78 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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