A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 61 km SSE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (38 miles) on Sunday. Id of earthquake: ak19115887. Event ids that are associated: ak19115887. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 26.9 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -170.321° West, 52.1321° North, depth 26.9 km. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:12:06 / 9:12 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/04/18 / 2018-04-08 20:12:06 / April 8, 2018 @ 8:12 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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