A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 47 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (29 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, longitude -169.3072 West, latitude 52.6091 North, depth = 12.2 km. Event id: ak14274415. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14274415. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/10/16 / 2016-10-26 22:41:56 / October 26, 2016 @ 10:41 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.2 km (8 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:41:56 / 1:41 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 four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-seven 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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