A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 132 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (82 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -169.7349 West, latitude 51.8774 North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/09/20 / 2020-09-27 06:19:35 / September 27, 2020 @ 6:19 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020cgabtfi, us6000c408. Id of event: us6000c408. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:19:35 / 6:19 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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