A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 50 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (31 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -179.8033° West, 51.1314° North, depth 13.3 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:34:55 / 12:34 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/03/20 / 2020-03-02 00:34:55 / March 2, 2020 @ 12:34 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.3 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak0202ujj1ey. Event ids that are associated: ak0202ujj1ey.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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