A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 183 km SSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (114 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/12/15 / 2015-12-20 09:10:29 / December 20, 2015 @ 9:10 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us10004a5a. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12324719, us10004a5a. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:10:29 / 10:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.7806 West, latitude 53.3021 North, depth = 28.73 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.73 km (18 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days 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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