A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 135 km SSE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (84 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 08:52:54 / 8:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 23.6 km, -178.2457° West, 50.1698° North. Unique identifier: ak15671211. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15671211. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.6 km (15 miles). Global time and date of event 29/03/17 / 2017-03-29 20:52:54 / March 29, 2017 @ 8:52 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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