A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 196 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (122 miles). Id of earthquake: ak18187194. Event ids that are associated: ak18187194. Exact location of event, depth 31.2 km, -172.9646° West, 50.6057° North. The temblor was detected at 13:51:46 / 1:51 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 31.2 km (19 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/01/18 / 2018-01-18 01:51:46 / January 18, 2018 @ 1:51 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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