A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 37 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (23 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 59.66 km (37 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/06/18 / 2018-06-27 21:20:11 / June 27, 2018 @ 9:20 pm. The temblor was reported at 11:20:11 / 11:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -174.0376 West, latitude 51.872 North, depth = 59.66 km. Id of earthquake: us2000fu22. Event ids that are associated: ak19832752, us2000fu22.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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