A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 112 km E of Chignik, Alaska (70 miles) on Friday. Global time and date of event 23/10/20 / 2020-10-23 22:50:53 / October 23, 2020 @ 10:50 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ccd4, ak020dnk0fx9. Id of event: ak020dnk0fx9. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:50:53 / 10:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -156.5903 West, latitude 56.2983 North, depth = 35 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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