A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 153 km E of Atka, Alaska (95 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 18:28:06 / 6:28 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/12/20 / 2020-12-02 18:28:06 / December 2, 2020 @ 6:28 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -171.9921 West, latitude 51.9842 North, depth = 41.5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 41.5 km (26 miles). Event id: ak020fhmzsxw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020fhmzsxw.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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