A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 52 km ENE of Cold Bay, Alaska (32 miles) on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 106.43 km (66 miles). The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:43:10 / 5:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -161.921° West, latitude 55.3154° North, depth = 106.43 km. Unique identifier: us6000867u. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000867u. Global time and date of event 24/02/20 / 2020-02-24 14:43:10 / February 24, 2020 @ 2:43 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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