A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 88 km NNE of Atka, Alaska (55 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/07/17 / 2017-07-19 12:10:36 / July 19, 2017 @ 12:10 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 280.6 km (174 miles). Unique identifier: us2000a02c. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16353740, us2000a02c. Exact location, longitude -173.5917° West, latitude 52.9007° North, depth = 280.6 km. The temblor was picked up at 00:10:36 / 12:10 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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