A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 60 km SE of Cape Yakataga, Alaska (37 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:20:13 / 5:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/03/19 / 2019-03-11 02:20:13 / March 11, 2019 @ 2:20 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7 km (4 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01937sxh7c. Id of event: ak01937sxh7c. Exact location of event, depth 7 km, -141.6834° West, 59.67° North.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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