A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Unimak Island region, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 15.1 km, -163.5644° West, 53.4064° North. Id of earthquake: ak20102131. Event ids that are associated: ak20102131. Global time and date of event 14/08/18 / 2018-08-14 04:03:04 / August 14, 2018 @ 4:03 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.1 km (9 miles). The temblor was detected at 04:03:04 / 4:03 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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