A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 107 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (66 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -169.9315 West, latitude 51.79 North, depth = 26.93 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/03/17 / 2017-03-24 13:38:09 / March 24, 2017 @ 1:38 pm. Event id: us20008uf3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15632223, us20008uf3. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.93 km (17 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:38:09 / 2:38 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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