A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 54 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska (34 miles) on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/03/17 / 2017-03-23 17:02:04 / March 23, 2017 @ 5:02 pm. The temblor was reported at 06:02:04 / 6:02 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 56.11 km (35 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15608751, us20008vem. Unique identifier: us20008vem. Exact location of earthquake, -171.6293° West, 52.0523° North, depth 56.11 km.
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 four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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