A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 202 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (126 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/09/17 / 2017-09-05 19:59:08 / September 5, 2017 @ 7:59 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16774083, us2000agd8. Id of event: us2000agd8. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:59:08 / 8:59 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.06 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -166.3663 West, latitude 51.95 North, depth = 25.06 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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