Alaskan Temblors Continue

A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 90 km SW of Hooper Bay, Alaska (56 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 43.5 km (27 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -167.2413 West, latitude 60.94 North, depth = 43.5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20289712. Unique identifier: ak20289712. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:12:47 / 8:12 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/10/18 / 2018-10-24 07:12:47 / October 24, 2018 @ 7:12 am.

In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

Original Article:http://www.earthquakenewstoday.com/2018/10/24/minor-earthquake-3-6-mag-has-occurred-near-hooper-bay-in-alaska/

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