A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 250 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (155 miles). Event id: us6000ccw1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dp5t3yx, us6000ccw1. Exact location, longitude -149.2749° West, latitude 56.0813° North, depth = 21.72 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:58:13 / 7:58 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 19:58:13 / October 24, 2020 @ 7:58 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.72 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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