A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 45 km ENE of Atka, Alaska (28 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/01/20 / 2020-01-24 22:48:32 / January 24, 2020 @ 10:48 pm. The temblor was picked up at 12:48:32 / 12:48 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us60007hqk. Event ids that are associated: ak020142a8ni, us60007hqk. The epicenter was at a depth of 179.24 km (111 miles). Exact location, longitude -173.5501° West, latitude 52.3006° North, depth = 179.24 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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