A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 78 km SSW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (48 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:32:10 / 11:32 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/12/19 / 2019-12-24 23:32:10 / December 24, 2019 @ 11:32 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.22 km (9 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us70006x5g. Unique identifier: us70006x5g. Exact location of earthquake, 177.261° East, 51.4322° North, depth 14.22 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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