A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 11 km SW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (7 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 23.98 km (15 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/01/20 / 2020-01-05 19:44:26 / January 5, 2020 @ 7:44 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.6808 West, latitude 54.7168 North, depth = 23.98 km. Event id: us70006ygn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0208l9gjj, us70006ygn. The temblor was picked up at 10:44:26 / 10:44 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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