A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 111 km NNW of Amukta Island, Alaska (69 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/04/20 / 2020-04-09 07:43:23 / April 9, 2020 @ 7:43 am. Event id: ak0204li60es. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0204li60es. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.9 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 14.9 km, -171.8742° West, 53.4153° North. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:43:23 / 8:43 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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