A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 61 km WSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska (38 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.5 km (21 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/02/20 / 2020-02-28 23:01:38 / February 28, 2020 @ 11:01 pm. Unique identifier: ak0202pyeqqo. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0202pyeqqo. Exact location of earthquake, -154.8851° West, 57.2831° North, depth 34.5 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:01:38 / 2:01 pm (local time epicenter).
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 two and in the last 365 days twenty-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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