A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 86 km SSE of King Salmon, Alaska (53 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/03/17 / 2017-03-22 18:20:30 / March 22, 2017 @ 6:20 pm. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:20:30 / 9:20 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15595590. Unique identifier: ak15595590. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 125.4 km (78 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 125.4 km, -156.271° West, 57.9349° North.
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 four and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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