A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 50 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (31 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/10/19 / 2019-10-18 05:05:38 / October 18, 2019 @ 5:05 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 69.45 km (43 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 179.4747 East, latitude 51.5032 North, depth = 69.45 km. Unique identifier: us600063ch. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019ddceb9e, us600063ch. The temblor was picked up at 19:05:38 / 7:05 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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