A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 55 km NNW of Yakutat, Alaska (34 miles). The temblor was picked up at 20:45:30 / 8:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/03/21 / 2021-03-11 20:45:30 / March 11, 2021 @ 8:45 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.5 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -140.1512 West, latitude 59.9973 North, depth = 7.5 km. Id of earthquake: ak021383so43. Event ids that are associated: ak021383so43.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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