A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 56 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (35 miles) on Monday. Id of earthquake: ak16847289. Event ids that are associated: ak16847289. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/09/17 / 2017-09-18 11:18:04 / September 18, 2017 @ 11:18 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 00:18:04 / 12:18 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -170.5226 West, latitude 52.1357 North, depth = 32 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 32 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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