A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 62 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (39 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/01/20 / 2020-01-25 15:39:40 / January 25, 2020 @ 3:39 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 39 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02015llmlh. Id of event: ak02015llmlh. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:39:40 / 4:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -169.5542 West, latitude 52.5632 North, depth = 39 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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