A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 68 km N of Sand Point, Alaska (42 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:44:48 / 11:44 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak16851331. Event ids that are associated: ak16851331. The epicenter was at a depth of 145.2 km (90 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/09/17 / 2017-09-18 20:44:48 / September 18, 2017 @ 8:44 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -160.4472° West, 55.9532° North, depth 145.2 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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