A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 49 km WSW of Karluk, Alaska (30 miles) on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/06/20 / 2020-06-12 04:48:48 / June 12, 2020 @ 4:48 am. Unique identifier: ak0207jat1jd. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0207jat1jd. Exact location of earthquake, -155.1725° West, 57.3492° North, depth 52.4 km. The temblor was picked up at 04:48:48 / 4:48 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52.4 km (33 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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