A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 69 km W of Chernabura Island, Alaska (43 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was reported at 07:20:48 / 7:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 13.2 km, -160.6148° West, 54.6729° North. Event id: ak019fztuyj6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019fztuyj6. Global time and date of event 14/12/19 / 2019-12-14 18:20:48 / December 14, 2019 @ 6:20 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.2 km (8 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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