A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 49 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (30 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/12/20 / 2020-12-09 15:24:08 / December 9, 2020 @ 3:24 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.6 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak020ft5y1x6. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020ft5y1x6. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:24:08 / 3:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -168.2432 West, latitude 52.6997 North, depth = 25.6 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six 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. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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