A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 83 km W of Amatignak Island, Alaska (52 miles) on Monday. Global time and date of event 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 17:53:35 / September 3, 2017 @ 5:53 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 05:53:35 / 5:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 179.7097 East, latitude 51.1482 North, depth = 18.1 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 18.1 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16756141. Id of event: ak16756141.
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 three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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