A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 69 km WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska (43 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 93.8 km (58 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:33:01 / 4:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 01:33:01 / September 4, 2017 @ 1:33 am. Exact location of event, depth 93.8 km, -152.9942° West, 59.5628° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16758690. Id of event: ak16758690.
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 five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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