A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 77 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (48 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/10/17 / 2017-10-23 12:02:23 / October 23, 2017 @ 12:02 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -170.401° West, 51.9591° North, depth 35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:02:23 / 1:02 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17105882, us1000axxc. Id of event: us1000axxc.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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