A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 60 km SE of King Salmon, Alaska (37 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 139.9 km (87 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:39:01 / 2:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/03/17 / 2017-03-27 23:39:01 / March 27, 2017 @ 11:39 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us20008v5i. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15643823, us20008v5i. Exact location of event, depth 139.9 km, -156.0922° West, 58.2388° North.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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