A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, south of Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:43:49 / 4:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.5965 West, latitude 54.3578 North, depth = 31.06 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/10/20 / 2020-10-27 04:43:49 / October 27, 2020 @ 4:43 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.06 km (19 miles). Unique identifier: us7000ccd0. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dtveipq, us7000ccd0.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-five, in the last 10 days eight hundred and fourty-two, in the past 30 days eight hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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