A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 33 km SE of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (21 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 06:53:20 / 6:53 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 141.67 km (88 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 177.9765° East, 51.9117° North, depth 141.67 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak17599513, us1000bsx4. Unique identifier: us1000bsx4. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/12/17 / 2017-12-14 16:53:20 / December 14, 2017 @ 4:53 pm.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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