A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 230 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (143 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 22.84 km (14 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -149.354 West, latitude 56.3015 North, depth = 22.84 km. The temblor was reported at 08:53:20 / 8:53 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/07/20 / 2020-07-10 08:53:20 / July 10, 2020 @ 8:53 am. Id of earthquake: us7000apuc. Event ids that are associated: ak0208to9i1o, us7000apuc.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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