A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 128 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (80 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:24:00 / 6:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/04/20 / 2020-04-23 17:24:00 / April 23, 2020 @ 5:24 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 26.7 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02058tjz5c. Id of event: ak02058tjz5c. Exact location of event, longitude -170.5588 West, latitude 51.4201 North, depth = 26.7 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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