A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, south of Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.5478 West, latitude 54.3932 North, depth = 35 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dn7uj9t, us7000ca4d. Id of event: us7000ca4d. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/10/20 / 2020-10-23 02:07:45 / October 23, 2020 @ 2:07 am. The temblor was detected at 02:07:45 / 2:07 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-four, in the last 10 days four hundred and seventy-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and ninety-seven and in the last 365 days seven hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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