A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Unimak Island region, Alaska (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/05/19 / 2019-05-22 11:08:11 / May 22, 2019 @ 11:08 am. The temblor was detected at 11:08:11 / 11:08 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak0196j0wspq. Event ids that are associated: ak0196j0wspq. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 256.3 km (159 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -164.9253° West, 55.035° North, depth 256.3 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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