A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 71 km E of Atka, Alaska (44 miles) on Saturday. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:30:27 / 10:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/02/20 / 2020-02-23 08:30:27 / February 23, 2020 @ 8:30 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0202hfyppb, us60008fvj. Id of event: us60008fvj. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.8 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -173.1532° West, latitude 52.1664° North, depth = 9.8 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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