A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 76 km ESE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (47 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -157.5879 West, latitude 55.8856 North, depth = 32.7 km. The temblor was reported at 21:48:47 / 9:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/01/20 / 2020-01-24 08:48:47 / January 24, 2020 @ 8:48 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak02013ty6ua, us60007ek4. Unique identifier: ak02013ty6ua. The epicenter was at a depth of 32.7 km (20 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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