A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 58 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (36 miles). Global time and date of event 27/09/17 / 2017-09-27 19:31:07 / September 27, 2017 @ 7:31 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 07:31:07 / 7:31 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16924540. Id of event: ak16924540. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -179.8546° West, latitude 51.0337° North, depth = 11 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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