A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 74 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (46 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14279218. Id of event: ak14279218. The epicenter was at a depth of 49 km (30 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:41:13 / 1:41 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/10/16 / 2016-10-28 00:41:13 / October 28, 2016 @ 12:41 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -164.8035 West, latitude 53.7836 North, depth = 49 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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