A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 83 km ESE of Old Iliamna, Alaska (52 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -153.4721 West, latitude 59.5839 North, depth = 115.8 km. Event id: ak15276747. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15276747. The epicenter was at a depth of 115.8 km (72 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:07:36 / 7:07 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/02/17 / 2017-02-16 04:07:36 / February 16, 2017 @ 4:07 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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