A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 29 km NW of Valdez, Alaska (18 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:39:15 / 7:39 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.6 km (8 miles). Unique identifier: ak0212unpxyz. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0212unpxyz. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/03/21 / 2021-03-03 07:39:15 / March 3, 2021 @ 7:39 am. Exact location of event, depth 12.6 km, -146.775° West, 61.3011° North.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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