A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 98 km N of Alakanuk, Alaska (61 miles) on Monday. Id of earthquake: ak18714666. Event ids that are associated: ak18714666. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:34:11 / 2:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/03/18 / 2018-03-20 01:34:11 / March 20, 2018 @ 1:34 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.4 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -164.9425 West, latitude 63.5582 North, depth = 1.4 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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