A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 63 km NNW of Atka, Alaska (39 miles) on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/05/18 / 2018-05-14 18:25:24 / May 14, 2018 @ 6:25 pm. The temblor was detected at 06:25:24 / 6:25 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 203.8 km (127 miles). Event id: us1000e7yc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000e7yc. Exact location, longitude -174.5593° West, latitude 52.7198° North, depth = 203.8 km.
Each 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 four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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