A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 240 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (149 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 19.55 km (12 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020c9w5dn7, us6000c4i5. Id of event: us6000c4i5. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:58:22 / 7:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.9499 East, latitude 51.4683 North, depth = 19.55 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/09/20 / 2020-09-23 19:58:22 / September 23, 2020 @ 7:58 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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