A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 229 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (142 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/10/20 / 2020-10-27 10:50:15 / October 27, 2020 @ 10:50 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -149.996 West, latitude 55.9789 North, depth = 6.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak020dtz0q9a. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dtz0q9a. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:50:15 / 10:50 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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