A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 110 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (68 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11734112. Id of event: ak11734112. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 40.7 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 22:46:47 / 10:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -164.1844° West, latitude 53.8003° North, depth = 40.7 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/10/15 / 2015-10-09 09:46:47 / October 9, 2015 @ 9:46 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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