A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported south of Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: ak16364989. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16364989. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.2 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/06/17 / 2017-06-27 09:10:01 / June 27, 2017 @ 9:10 am. The temblor was reported at 09:10:01 / 9:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -156.9116° West, latitude 54.7911° North, depth = 5.2 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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