A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -148.4975° West, 56.4291° North, depth 11.9 km. Id of earthquake: ak18696155. Event ids that are associated: ak18696155. Global time and date of event 09/03/18 / 2018-03-09 14:43:50 / March 9, 2018 @ 2:43 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:43:50 / 2:43 pm (local time epicenter).
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 fourty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-five, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fifty-two and in the last 365 days two thousand, four hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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