A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). Unique identifier: ak18573393. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18573393. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 15:24:47 / February 22, 2018 @ 3:24 pm. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:24:47 / 3:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -149.195° West, latitude 55.7314° North, depth = 12 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-four, in the past 30 days two thousand and fifty and in the last 365 days two thousand, one hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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