A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 70 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (43 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20 km (12 miles). Event id: ak19258723. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19258723. Global time and date of event 18/04/18 / 2018-04-18 17:15:30 / April 18, 2018 @ 5:15 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.9903 East, latitude 50.9795 North, depth = 20 km. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:15:30 / 5:15 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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