A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 59 km NNE of Larsen Bay, Alaska (37 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 250 km (155 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/03/20 / 2020-03-17 16:17:33 / March 17, 2020 @ 4:17 pm. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:17:33 / 6:17 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak0203jm0dhh. Event ids that are associated: ak0203jm0dhh. Exact location, longitude -153.738° West, latitude 58.057° North, depth = 250 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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