A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 56 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (35 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 26.2 km (16 miles). The temblor was reported at 10:31:56 / 10:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -179.7598° West, latitude 50.9653° North, depth = 26.2 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/01/20 / 2020-01-27 22:31:56 / January 27, 2020 @ 10:31 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020190srl3. Unique identifier: ak020190srl3.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days fifty-six, in the past 30 days sixty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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