A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 130 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (81 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak02022gdl99, us600084yz. Unique identifier: us600084yz. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 14/02/20 / 2020-02-14 02:00:50 / February 14, 2020 @ 2:00 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -174.9713 West, latitude 51.1289 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 14:00:50 / 2:00 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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