A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 126 km W of Gustavus, Alaska (78 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/08/17 / 2017-08-25 20:13:17 / August 25, 2017 @ 8:13 pm. Id of earthquake: us2000abve. Event ids that are associated: ak16672568, us2000abve. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.98 km (4 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:13:17 / 11:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -137.9017 West, latitude 58.3906 North, depth = 5.98 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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