A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 78 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska (48 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.3 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:37:10 / 4:37 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0203g3babv. Id of event: ak0203g3babv. Exact location of event, depth 34.3 km, -165.25° West, 53.5032° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/03/20 / 2020-03-15 03:37:10 / March 15, 2020 @ 3:37 am.
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 ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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