A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 7 km W of Atka, Alaska (4 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020c9l6sn8. Unique identifier: ak020c9l6sn8. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/09/20 / 2020-09-23 01:17:23 / September 23, 2020 @ 1:17 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 111.3 km (69 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -174.3094 West, latitude 52.2013 North, depth = 111.3 km. The temblor was detected at 01:17:23 / 1:17 am (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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