A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 61 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (38 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -170.5065 West, latitude 52.0907 North, depth = 8.8 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.8 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16875921. Unique identifier: ak16875921. The temblor was reported at 08:39:24 / 8:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/09/17 / 2017-09-19 19:39:24 / September 19, 2017 @ 7:39 pm.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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