A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 31 km SSW of Shishmaref, Alaska (19 miles). Id of earthquake: ak019gd1kq0o. Event ids that are associated: ak019gd1kq0o. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/12/19 / 2019-12-22 17:22:39 / December 22, 2019 @ 5:22 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -166.2412° West, 65.9829° North, depth 9.3 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.3 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 08:22:39 / 8:22 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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