A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:14:00 / 1:14 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 06/12/18 / 2018-12-06 13:14:00 / December 6, 2018 @ 1:14 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.5 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 25.5 km, -171.7576° West, 51.8175° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20450753. Id of event: ak20450753.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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