A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 121 km SE of Atka, Alaska (75 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/10/17 / 2017-10-19 08:51:31 / October 19, 2017 @ 8:51 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.0592 West, latitude 51.359 North, depth = 31.66 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.66 km (20 miles). Unique identifier: us1000awj1. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17084740, us1000awj1. The temblor was reported at 20:51:31 / 8:51 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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