A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported Gulf of Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.1911 West, latitude 55.6461 North, depth = 7.7 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/03/18 / 2018-03-29 08:25:38 / March 29, 2018 @ 8:25 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:25:38 / 10:25 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18816075. Id of event: ak18816075. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.7 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-five, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days two thousand, nine hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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