A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 21 km SSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (13 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 02:47:13 / 2:47 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us600084qi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0202e7dcek, us600084qi. Exact location of event, longitude -179.2724 West, latitude 51.096 North, depth = 35 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/02/20 / 2020-02-21 12:47:13 / February 21, 2020 @ 12:47 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days one hundred and ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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