A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 69 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska (43 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.9 km (16 miles). Global time and date of event 26/10/18 / 2018-10-26 01:35:43 / October 26, 2018 @ 1:35 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -171.8156 West, latitude 51.961 North, depth = 25.9 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20310678. Id of event: ak20310678. The temblor was reported at 14:35:43 / 2:35 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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