A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 30 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (19 miles). Global time and date of event 15/10/15 / 2015-10-15 09:46:56 / October 15, 2015 @ 9:46 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 45.4 km, -174.3087° West, 51.9318° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 45.4 km (28 miles). Event id: ak11740124. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11740124. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:46:56 / 12:46 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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