A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 97 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (60 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18744670, us1000d8fj. Unique identifier: us1000d8fj. Exact location of event, longitude -171.0718 West, latitude 51.6195 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:49:03 / 1:49 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 17/03/18 / 2018-03-17 00:49:03 / March 17, 2018 @ 12:49 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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