A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 25 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (16 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60005len. Id of event: us60005len. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.7565° West, 51.3385° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/09/19 / 2019-09-14 07:55:01 / September 14, 2019 @ 7:55 am. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:55:01 / 9:55 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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