A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 70 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (43 miles). The temblor was detected at 03:49:39 / 3:49 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 46.7 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 13:49:39 / September 3, 2017 @ 1:49 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak16754963. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16754963. Exact location of event, depth 46.7 km, -175.6763° West, 51.7057° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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