A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 257 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:25:10 / 4:25 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak019by87ql7. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019by87ql7. Exact location of event, depth 11.8 km, -149.84° West, 55.9515° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/09/19 / 2019-09-17 14:25:10 / September 17, 2019 @ 2:25 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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