A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 55 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (34 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: ak0201pdimbf. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0201pdimbf. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/02/20 / 2020-02-06 11:14:04 / February 6, 2020 @ 11:14 am. The temblor was detected at 23:14:04 / 11:14 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.2 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 13.2 km, -179.8659° West, 51.0991° North.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days eighty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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