A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 204 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (127 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020vh5bsf, us60007k6p. Id of event: us60007k6p. Exact location, longitude -172.7397° West, latitude 50.5968° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 15:25:33 / 3:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/01/20 / 2020-01-19 03:25:33 / January 19, 2020 @ 3:25 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirteen 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 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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