A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 53 km SSE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (33 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:39:36 / 10:39 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 72.71 km (45 miles). Global time and date of event 10/08/18 / 2018-08-10 22:39:36 / August 10, 2018 @ 10:39 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 179.9793° East, latitude 51.5273° North, depth = 72.71 km. Event id: us1000gbup. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20057624, us1000gbup.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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