A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 87 km SE of False Pass, Alaska (54 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0206y0g8c6, us6000a2r9. Unique identifier: us6000a2r9. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -162.6121 West, latitude 54.2203 North, depth = 56.29 km. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:30:10 / 5:30 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 56.29 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/05/20 / 2020-05-30 17:30:10 / May 30, 2020 @ 5:30 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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