A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 98 km S of Atka, Alaska (61 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11727405. Id of event: ak11727405. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:54:50 / 9:54 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 31.1 km (19 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/09/15 / 2015-09-30 21:54:50 / September 30, 2015 @ 9:54 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -174.0836 West, latitude 51.3113 North, depth = 31.1 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eighty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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