A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 47 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (29 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19491067. Id of event: ak19491067. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:23:23 / 3:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/05/18 / 2018-05-13 15:23:23 / May 13, 2018 @ 3:23 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.5 km (16 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -178.4214 West, latitude 51.2567 North, depth = 25.5 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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