A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 234 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (145 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/07/20 / 2020-07-10 06:09:36 / July 10, 2020 @ 6:09 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.1 km (4 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.4227 West, latitude 56.2008 North, depth = 7.1 km. Event id: ak0208tmte3e. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0208tmte3e. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:09:36 / 6:09 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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