A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 165 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (103 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/04/17 / 2017-04-24 01:15:25 / April 24, 2017 @ 1:15 am. Unique identifier: ak15891024. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15891024. The temblor was reported at 14:15:25 / 2:15 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -170.6722 West, latitude 51.048 North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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