A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 59 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (37 miles) on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 06:48:41 / 6:48 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 09/10/20 / 2020-10-09 06:48:41 / October 9, 2020 @ 6:48 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 30.21 km (19 miles). Unique identifier: us6000c8ck. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020d04y728, us6000c8ck. Exact location of event, depth 30.21 km, -168.1062° West, 52.6616° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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