A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 13:32:08 / 1:32 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -149.2104° West, 55.6087° North, depth 2.5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 23:32:08 / March 8, 2018 @ 11:32 pm. Id of earthquake: ak18633807. Event ids that are associated: ak18633807. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.5 km (2 miles).
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 thirty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fourteen and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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