A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 101 km ENE of Atka, Alaska (63 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/04/18 / 2018-04-07 07:15:53 / April 7, 2018 @ 7:15 am. Exact location, longitude -172.774° West, latitude 52.4445° North, depth = 222.4 km. Event id: ak19050418. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19050418. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:15:53 / 9:15 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 222.4 km (138 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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