A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 65 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (40 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/10/15 / 2015-10-07 04:08:33 / October 7, 2015 @ 4:08 am. Event id: ak11732900. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11732900. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.5 km (13 miles). The temblor was picked up at 17:08:33 / 5:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -169.2353 West, latitude 52.3965 North, depth = 20.5 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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