A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 59 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (37 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, longitude -174.5963 West, latitude 51.7245 North, depth = 39.5 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:37:18 / 3:37 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/06/20 / 2020-06-26 15:37:18 / June 26, 2020 @ 3:37 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 39.5 km (25 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02086mt8yy. Id of event: ak02086mt8yy.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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