A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 18 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (11 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/12/16 / 2016-12-04 23:34:43 / December 4, 2016 @ 11:34 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 59.11 km (37 miles). The temblor was detected at 13:34:43 / 1:34 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20007zqj. Event ids that are associated: ak14586903, us20007zqj. Exact location of event, longitude -171.1284 West, latitude 52.3447 North, depth = 59.11 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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