A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 50 km S of Atka, Alaska (31 miles). Id of earthquake: ak13995994. Event ids that are associated: ak13995994. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/09/16 / 2016-09-17 01:36:30 / September 17, 2016 @ 1:36 am. The temblor was detected at 13:36:30 / 1:36 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -174.1347° West, 51.7481° North, depth 43.9 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 43.9 km (27 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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