A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 80 km NNE of Atka, Alaska (50 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18696787. Id of event: ak18696787. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:16:38 / 9:16 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 174.6 km (108 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -173.9038° West, 52.894° North, depth 174.6 km. Global time and date of event 10/03/18 / 2018-03-10 21:16:38 / March 10, 2018 @ 9:16 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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