A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 70 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska (43 miles) on Monday. Event id: ak020g1be10f. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020g1be10f. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38.7 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/12/20 / 2020-12-14 08:11:36 / December 14, 2020 @ 8:11 am. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:11:36 / 8:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -165.4462° West, 53.5305° North, depth 38.7 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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