A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 283 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (176 miles) on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.55 km (5 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.2688° West, latitude 55.6852° North, depth = 7.55 km. Unique identifier: us6000b3t2. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0209h1zh8o, us6000b3t2. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:29:31 / 10:29 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 22:29:31 / July 24, 2020 @ 10:29 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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