A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 236 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (147 miles). Global time and date of event 28/09/20 / 2020-09-28 02:05:00 / September 28, 2020 @ 2:05 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020chvefrd, us6000c6xk. Unique identifier: us6000c6xk. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:05:00 / 2:05 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.4967 West, latitude 56.1365 North, depth = 10 km.
Each 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 eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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