A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 94 km E of Atka, Alaska (58 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02022jjyvz, us600084zk. Id of event: us600084zk. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:34:15 / 9:34 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 113.07 km (70 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -172.8327 West, latitude 52.0931 North, depth = 113.07 km. Global time and date of event 14/02/20 / 2020-02-14 07:34:15 / February 14, 2020 @ 7:34 am UTC/GMT.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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