A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 94 km S of Atka, Alaska (58 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 15:11:29 / 3:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/02/21 / 2021-02-09 15:11:29 / February 9, 2021 @ 3:11 pm. Exact location, longitude -174.2828° West, latitude 51.3505° North, depth = 10.03 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.03 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us6000dkl4. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0211uehtdb, us6000dkl4.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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