A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 38 km SE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (24 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 94.2 km (59 miles). Global time and date of event 04/02/20 / 2020-02-04 02:13:41 / February 4, 2020 @ 2:13 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 14:13:41 / 2:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -179.9489 West, latitude 51.7451 North, depth = 94.2 km. Event id: ak0201lx2w14. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201lx2w14.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days thirty-five, in the past 30 days fifty and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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