A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 61 km SSE of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (38 miles). Unique identifier: us2000dcpf. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18569863, us2000dcpf. Exact location of event, depth 41.8 km, 178.785° East, 51.4225° North. The temblor was detected at 11:38:54 / 11:38 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 41.8 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 27/02/18 / 2018-02-27 21:38:54 / February 27, 2018 @ 9:38 pm UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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