A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 228 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (142 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -149.9688° West, 55.9931° North, depth 10 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:50:11 / 10:50 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/10/20 / 2020-10-27 10:50:11 / October 27, 2020 @ 10:50 am. Event id: us7000ccc6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dtz0q9a, us7000ccc6.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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