A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 100 km NNW of Nikiski, Alaska (62 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 127.3 km (79 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak15380752. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15380752. Global time and date of event 25/02/17 / 2017-02-25 02:29:04 / February 25, 2017 @ 2:29 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -152.3297 West, latitude 61.441 North, depth = 127.3 km. The temblor was picked up at 17:29:04 / 5:29 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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