A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 50 km SSE of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (31 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 68.73 km (43 miles). Event id: us70006srz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019g9mbrvg, us70006srz. The temblor was picked up at 22:21:31 / 10:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 177.8502 East, latitude 51.671 North, depth = 68.73 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/12/19 / 2019-12-20 10:21:31 / December 20, 2019 @ 10:21 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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