A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 43 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (27 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/05/18 / 2018-05-05 06:35:08 / May 5, 2018 @ 6:35 am. Exact location of event, depth 77.49 km, -165.1409° West, 54.0197° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 77.49 km (48 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19317830, us1000e07i. Id of event: us1000e07i. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:35:08 / 9:35 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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