A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 107 km W of Craig, Alaska (66 miles) on Wednesday. Id of earthquake: ak15426179. Event ids that are associated: ak15426179. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24.1 km (15 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/03/17 / 2017-03-02 00:37:38 / March 2, 2017 @ 12:37 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -134.8424 West, latitude 55.4341 North, depth = 24.1 km. The temblor was detected at 15:37:38 / 3:37 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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