A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 77 km SW of Atka, Alaska (48 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 00:35:05 / February 22, 2018 @ 12:35 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38.9 km (24 miles). Exact location, longitude -175.0424° West, latitude 51.7289° North, depth = 38.9 km. Event id: ak18481054. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18481054. The temblor was picked up at 12:35:05 / 12:35 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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