A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 116 km W of Craig, Alaska (72 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: us100088ax. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15426179, us100088ax. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/03/17 / 2017-03-02 00:37:37 / March 2, 2017 @ 12:37 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -134.9528 West, latitude 55.2923 North, depth = 14.23 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.23 km (9 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:37:37 / 3:37 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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