A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 66 km S of Yunaska Island, Alaska (41 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 25.6 km, -170.5967° West, 52.0366° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/03/17 / 2017-03-17 09:24:59 / March 17, 2017 @ 9:24 am. The temblor was picked up at 22:24:59 / 10:24 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15514791. Unique identifier: ak15514791.
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 five, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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