A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 22 km S of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (14 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:29:07 / 12:29 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 105 km (65 miles). Exact location, longitude 178.4618° East, latitude 51.7458° North, depth = 105 km. Global time and date of event 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 22:29:07 / May 18, 2020 @ 10:29 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak0206e8z0d3. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0206e8z0d3.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen 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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