A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 92 km SW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (57 miles). Id of earthquake: ak11739158. Event ids that are associated: ak11739158. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.8 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 14/10/15 / 2015-10-14 07:28:27 / October 14, 2015 @ 7:28 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 176.7734° East, 51.4525° North, depth 22.8 km. The temblor was detected at 19:28:27 / 7:28 pm (local time epicenter).
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 five and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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