A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 43 km NE of Cold Bay, Alaska (27 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:35:26 / 2:35 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000dbjn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18731376, us1000dbjn. The epicenter was at a depth of 144.98 km (90 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -162.1682 West, latitude 55.4178 North, depth = 144.98 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/03/18 / 2018-03-22 23:35:26 / March 22, 2018 @ 11:35 pm.
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 one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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