A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.1772 West, latitude 55.4997 North, depth = 7 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 22:25:13 / March 8, 2018 @ 10:25 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us1000d1th. Event ids that are associated: ak18633740, us1000d1th. The temblor was detected at 12:25:13 / 12:25 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7 km (4 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-one, in the last 10 days three hundred and one, in the past 30 days eight hundred and ninety-seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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