A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 44 km NW of Cape Yakataga, Alaska (27 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.3 km (1 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16772339. Unique identifier: ak16772339. The temblor was picked up at 06:20:10 / 6:20 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/09/17 / 2017-09-05 15:20:10 / September 5, 2017 @ 3:20 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -143.0442° West, 60.3235° North, depth 1.3 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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