A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 129 km W of Sachs Harbour, Canada (80 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was reported at 07:01:22 / 7:01 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16335423. Id of event: ak16335423. Exact location of event, depth 28.2 km, -128.963° West, 71.8543° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 28.2 km (18 miles). Global time and date of event 15/07/17 / 2017-07-15 16:01:22 / July 15, 2017 @ 4:01 pm UTC/GMT.
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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