A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 51 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (32 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35.2 km (22 miles). The temblor was detected at 21:38:31 / 9:38 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000d2mc. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18655485, us1000d2mc. Global time and date of event 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 08:38:31 / March 4, 2018 @ 8:38 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -170.3402° West, latitude 52.2184° North, depth = 35.2 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days two hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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