A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 110 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (68 miles). The temblor was picked up at 02:43:34 / 2:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -172.6868 West, latitude 51.8507 North, depth = 32.8 km. Event id: ak12887985. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12887985. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.8 km (20 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/02/16 / 2016-02-26 14:43:34 / February 26, 2016 @ 2:43 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-five 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 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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