A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:30:19 / 4:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -157.6008° West, latitude 55.6366° North, depth = 13.1 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/11/18 / 2018-11-20 16:30:19 / November 20, 2018 @ 4:30 pm. Unique identifier: ak20384642. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20384642. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.1 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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