A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 20 km S of Nikolski, Alaska (12 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/05/19 / 2019-05-28 04:42:33 / May 28, 2019 @ 4:42 am. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:42:33 / 6:42 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 28.9 km (18 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -168.9226 West, latitude 52.7556 North, depth = 28.9 km. Id of earthquake: ak0196su66ax. Event ids that are associated: ak0196su66ax.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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