A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 78 km W of Cantwell, Alaska (48 miles) on Friday. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:43:34 / 3:43 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 20/10/17 / 2017-10-20 12:43:34 / October 20, 2017 @ 12:43 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak17090692. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17090692. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 127.6 km (79 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.4786 West, latitude 63.254 North, depth = 127.6 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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