A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 97 km S of Atka, Alaska (60 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -174.0952° West, 51.3245° North, depth 27.39 km. Unique identifier: us2000c28r. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17484291, us2000c28r. The temblor was picked up at 11:16:38 / 11:16 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/12/17 / 2017-12-05 23:16:38 / December 5, 2017 @ 11:16 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 27.39 km (17 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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