A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 66 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (41 miles). The temblor was picked up at 08:42:53 / 8:42 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us600063et. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019dqsnsek, us600063et. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.2515 West, latitude 52.0659 North, depth = 80.23 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 80.23 km (50 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/10/19 / 2019-10-26 18:42:53 / October 26, 2019 @ 6:42 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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