A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 15 km NE of Elim, Alaska (9 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 2.6 km, -162.0473° West, 64.7245° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020eklasvl. Id of event: ak020eklasvl. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.6 km (2 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:05:21 / 8:05 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 12/11/20 / 2020-11-12 20:05:21 / November 12, 2020 @ 8:05 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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