A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 96.6 km (60 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 178.4685 East, latitude 51.7749 North, depth = 96.6 km. Unique identifier: us7000bnls. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020behtsk9, us7000bnls. The temblor was picked up at 21:07:54 / 9:07 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 04/09/20 / 2020-09-04 21:07:54 / September 4, 2020 @ 9:07 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-six 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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