A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 86 km S of Unalaska, Alaska (53 miles) on Monday. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:08:47 / 9:08 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 06/03/17 / 2017-03-06 20:08:47 / March 6, 2017 @ 8:08 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 65.3 km (41 miles). Exact location, longitude -166.6836° West, latitude 53.1053° North, depth = 65.3 km. Unique identifier: ak15449176. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15449176.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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