A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 82 km SE of Atka, Alaska (51 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/05/19 / 2019-05-27 17:38:47 / May 27, 2019 @ 5:38 pm. Id of earthquake: us70003ycn. Event ids that are associated: ak0196recmsy, us70003ycn. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -173.2152° West, 51.7723° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was picked up at 05:38:47 / 5:38 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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