A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 101 km SW of Atka, Alaska (63 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/10/18 / 2018-10-27 21:44:11 / October 27, 2018 @ 9:44 pm. Unique identifier: ak20292619. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20292619. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 28.5 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -175.2138° West, 51.5322° North, depth 28.5 km. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:44:11 / 9:44 am (local time epicenter).
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 five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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