A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 59 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (37 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20044499, us1000gard. Unique identifier: us1000gard. The temblor was detected at 09:15:51 / 9:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -174.5037 West, latitude 51.6923 North, depth = 35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/08/18 / 2018-08-09 21:15:51 / August 9, 2018 @ 9:15 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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