A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 58 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (36 miles). Unique identifier: us70007l0c. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02018qs1ok, us70007l0c. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -179.7932° West, 50.9662° North. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:49:03 / 5:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/01/20 / 2020-01-27 05:49:03 / January 27, 2020 @ 5:49 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty, in the last 10 days ninety-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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