A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 78 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (48 miles). Exact location, longitude -171.0651° West, latitude 51.7932° North, depth = 35 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:59:09 / 5:59 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us700090f6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0204qf358w, us700090f6. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/04/20 / 2020-04-12 04:59:09 / April 12, 2020 @ 4:59 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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 four, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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