A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 44 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (27 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak11723355. Unique identifier: ak11723355. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.1 km (27 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:23:33 / 11:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -174.4692 West, latitude 51.8308 North, depth = 44.1 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/09/15 / 2015-09-25 20:23:33 / September 25, 2015 @ 8:23 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days eighty-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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