A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 43 km SW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (27 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 20:26:43 / September 8, 2017 @ 8:26 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 11:26:43 / 11:26 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 139.6 km (87 miles). Exact location of event, depth 139.6 km, -153.2239° West, 60.1717° North. Id of earthquake: ak16781999. Event ids that are associated: ak16781999.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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