A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 49 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (30 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 21:05:46 / 9:05 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/04/20 / 2020-04-08 09:05:46 / April 8, 2020 @ 9:05 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0204jvlfrs, us60009dp8. Unique identifier: us60009dp8. Exact location of earthquake, -179.7469° West, 51.0629° North, depth 14.86 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.86 km (9 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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