A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 57 km ENE of Atka, Alaska (35 miles) on Thursday. Event id: us10006twj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14098022, us10006twj. The temblor was reported at 03:24:59 / 3:24 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 86.07 km (53 miles). Global time and date of event 29/09/16 / 2016-09-29 15:24:59 / September 29, 2016 @ 3:24 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -173.4187° West, latitude 52.3867° North, depth = 86.07 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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