A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/10/20 / 2020-10-02 10:06:44 / October 2, 2020 @ 10:06 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.4666 West, latitude 56.4391 North, depth = 12 km. The temblor was reported at 10:06:44 / 10:06 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak020combhwf. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c4p0, ak020combhwf. The epicenter was at a depth of 12 km (7 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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