A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 256 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (159 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.7906 West, latitude 56.318 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 08:00:47 / 8:00 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/09/20 / 2020-09-03 08:00:47 / September 3, 2020 @ 8:00 am. Unique identifier: us7000bh2c. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020bcmiarg, us7000bh2c.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 sixteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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