A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported Gulf of Alaska (0 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.6 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/03/18 / 2018-03-09 19:34:47 / March 9, 2018 @ 7:34 pm. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:34:47 / 7:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -148.377 West, latitude 56.4519 North, depth = 4.6 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18696172. Id of event: ak18696172.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days six hundred and ninety-six and in the last 365 days two thousand, two hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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