A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 63 km ENE of Nikolski, Alaska (39 miles) on Monday. Exact location, longitude -168.0797° West, latitude 53.2483° North, depth = 113.2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 113.2 km (70 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/12/19 / 2019-12-10 06:00:51 / December 10, 2019 @ 6:00 am. Id of earthquake: us60006r54. Event ids that are associated: ak019ft0g3hv, us60006r54. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:00:51 / 8:00 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-two 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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