A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 9 km E of Atka, Alaska (6 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 55.6 km, -174.0653° West, 52.1943° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 55.6 km (35 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/01/19 / 2019-01-06 10:14:41 / January 6, 2019 @ 10:14 am. The temblor was reported at 00:14:41 / 12:14 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak019a39idn. Unique identifier: ak019a39idn.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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