A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 197 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (122 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/02/18 / 2018-02-27 19:50:55 / February 27, 2018 @ 7:50 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -170.932 West, latitude 50.7284 North, depth = 25 km. The temblor was picked up at 08:50:55 / 8:50 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25 km (16 miles). Id of earthquake: ak18596468. Event ids that are associated: ak18596468.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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