A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 63 km SE of Buldir Island, Alaska (39 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 176.5327 East, latitude 51.9323 North, depth = 31.76 km. Global time and date of event 10/01/20 / 2020-01-10 10:24:51 / January 10, 2020 @ 10:24 am UTC/GMT. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:24:51 / 10:24 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us60007dq4. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007dq4. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 31.76 km (20 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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