A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 79 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska (49 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -166.7811 West, latitude 53.1717 North, depth = 41.9 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201r2uy9w. Id of event: ak0201r2uy9w. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 41.9 km (26 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:17:23 / 3:17 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/02/20 / 2020-02-07 14:17:23 / February 7, 2020 @ 2:17 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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