A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24.4 km (15 miles). Exact location, longitude 178.7651° East, latitude 50.9317° North, depth = 24.4 km. The temblor was detected at 12:58:10 / 12:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/11/20 / 2020-11-19 12:58:10 / November 19, 2020 @ 12:58 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020ew1vqgp. Id of event: ak020ew1vqgp.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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