A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 102 km SSW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (63 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 20:00:46 / 8:00 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/08/18 / 2018-08-05 08:00:46 / August 5, 2018 @ 8:00 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 26.42 km (16 miles). Event id: us1000g6jx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20007333, us1000g6jx. Exact location of earthquake, 179.105° East, 51.0871° North, depth 26.42 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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