A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 1 km S of Atka, Alaska (1 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:19:16 / 11:19 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000g9ad. Event ids that are associated: ak20103424, us1000g9ad. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -174.1978° West, 52.1838° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/08/18 / 2018-08-14 21:19:16 / August 14, 2018 @ 9:19 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 nine, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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