A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 76 km NW of Larsen Bay, Alaska (47 miles). Global time and date of event 17/02/17 / 2017-02-17 02:58:58 / February 17, 2017 @ 2:58 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 87.9 km (55 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:58:58 / 5:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -154.8109° West, 58.0595° North, depth 87.9 km. Id of earthquake: ak15283103. Event ids that are associated: ak15283103.
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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