A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 39 km E of Nikolski, Alaska (24 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 08:05:27 / 8:05 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/11/20 / 2020-11-15 08:05:27 / November 15, 2020 @ 8:05 am. Id of earthquake: us6000cpxz. Event ids that are associated: ak020epcrnex, us6000cpxz. Exact location of event, longitude -168.2775 West, latitude 52.9498 North, depth = 56.04 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 56.04 km (35 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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