A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 65 km SW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (40 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48.2 km (30 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/01/20 / 2020-01-09 05:34:49 / January 9, 2020 @ 5:34 am. Exact location of earthquake, 176.9166° East, 51.6949° North, depth 48.2 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:34:49 / 5:34 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak020ez0tb6. Event ids that are associated: ak020ez0tb6.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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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