A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 41 km ENE of Cold Bay, Alaska (25 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 147.8 km (92 miles). The temblor was picked up at 20:10:52 / 8:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/01/18 / 2018-01-20 05:10:52 / January 20, 2018 @ 5:10 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18135234. Unique identifier: ak18135234. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -162.1173 West, latitude 55.3212 North, depth = 147.8 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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