A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 50 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (31 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -168.1407 West, latitude 52.8118 North, depth = 25.7 km. Event id: ak020epcrnex. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020epcrnex. Global time and date of event 15/11/20 / 2020-11-15 08:05:25 / November 15, 2020 @ 8:05 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.7 km (16 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:05:25 / 8:05 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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