A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 66 km WSW of Delta Junction, Alaska (41 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 15 km, -147.0492° West, 63.9088° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/03/20 / 2020-03-13 06:21:07 / March 13, 2020 @ 6:21 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 15 km (9 miles). Id of earthquake: ak0203ctxg61. Event ids that are associated: ak0203ctxg61. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:21:07 / 9:21 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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