A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 41 km NW of Valdez, Alaska (25 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: ak019d3i6a7g. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019d3i6a7g. The temblor was picked up at 01:09:51 / 1:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/10/19 / 2019-10-12 10:09:51 / October 12, 2019 @ 10:09 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.2 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -146.9909° West, 61.3359° North, depth 14.2 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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