A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 90 km S of Atka, Alaska (56 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude -174.0418 West, latitude 51.389 North, depth = 25.5 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11727037. Id of event: ak11727037. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.5 km (16 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/09/15 / 2015-09-30 01:26:23 / September 30, 2015 @ 1:26 am. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:26:23 / 1:26 pm (local time epicenter).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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