A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 117 km SSW of False Pass, Alaska (73 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -163.8828° West, 53.8295° North, depth 35 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/04/20 / 2020-04-15 17:11:50 / April 15, 2020 @ 5:11 pm. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:11:50 / 6:11 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000991n. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0204vl5m9d, us7000991n.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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