A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 34 km S of Atka, Alaska (21 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 14:45:59 / 2:45 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20254539. Unique identifier: ak20254539. Global time and date of event 15/09/18 / 2018-09-15 02:45:59 / September 15, 2018 @ 2:45 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -174.1344° West, 51.8872° North, depth 75.5 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 75.5 km (47 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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