A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 56 km S of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (35 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/09/19 / 2019-09-21 09:04:52 / September 21, 2019 @ 9:04 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 178.6363 East, latitude 51.4442 North, depth = 46.5 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:04:52 / 11:04 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 46.5 km (29 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019c4r9hxt. Id of event: ak019c4r9hxt.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days ninety-three 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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