A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 39 km NNW of Valdez, Alaska (24 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 15.6 km (10 miles). Event id: ak17298893. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak17298893. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -146.5404 West, latitude 61.4768 North, depth = 15.6 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/11/17 / 2017-11-19 00:45:07 / November 19, 2017 @ 12:45 am. The temblor was picked up at 15:45:07 / 3:45 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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