A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 15 km SW of Unalaska, Alaska (9 miles). The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:38:51 / 2:38 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 11.63 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -166.7359 West, latitude 53.7943 North, depth = 11.63 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: av62181151, us6000aclg. Id of event: us6000aclg. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/06/20 / 2020-06-16 02:38:51 / June 16, 2020 @ 2:38 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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