A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 45 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (28 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/02/18 / 2018-02-27 10:48:12 / February 27, 2018 @ 10:48 am. Id of earthquake: ak18560476. Event ids that are associated: ak18560476. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 41.5 km (26 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:48:12 / 11:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -170.4736 West, latitude 52.2479 North, depth = 41.5 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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