A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 40 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (25 miles). The temblor was detected at 00:53:39 / 12:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/03/18 / 2018-03-10 11:53:39 / March 10, 2018 @ 11:53 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 47.8 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18696717. Id of event: ak18696717. Exact location of event, longitude -170.4725 West, latitude 52.2981 North, depth = 47.8 km.
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 one, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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