A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 78 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (48 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude -164.5935 West, latitude 54.0007 North, depth = 14.7 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.7 km (9 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/09/20 / 2020-09-22 05:15:44 / September 22, 2020 @ 5:15 am. The temblor was reported at 05:15:44 / 5:15 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020c800srh. Unique identifier: ak020c800srh.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one 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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