A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 54 km E of Atka, Alaska (34 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:48:52 / 3:48 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak15285634. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15285634. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/02/17 / 2017-02-17 13:48:52 / February 17, 2017 @ 1:48 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 80.6 km (50 miles). Exact location, longitude -173.4117° West, latitude 52.2538° North, depth = 80.6 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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