A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 94 km S of Atka, Alaska (58 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -174.424° West, 51.3617° North, depth 7.2 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:19:51 / 9:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/09/15 / 2015-09-05 09:19:51 / September 5, 2015 @ 9:19 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.2 km (4 miles). Unique identifier: us20003ivs. Ids that are associated to the event: ak11692760, us20003ivs.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-five, in the last 10 days eighty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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