A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 61 km S of Yunaska Island, Alaska (38 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 13:53:31 / 1:53 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 17.28 km (11 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/01/16 / 2016-01-18 00:53:31 / January 18, 2016 @ 12:53 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12477488, us10004fxy. Id of event: us10004fxy. Exact location of earthquake, -170.5327° West, 52.087° North, depth 17.28 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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