A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 49 km SW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (30 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/04/20 / 2020-04-02 04:38:45 / April 2, 2020 @ 4:38 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.0698 East, latitude 51.6468 North, depth = 78.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 78.7 km (49 miles). Unique identifier: ak02049vl909. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02049vl909. The temblor was detected at 18:38:45 / 6:38 pm (local time epicenter).
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 eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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