A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 73 km SE of Atka, Alaska (45 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/12/20 / 2020-12-01 00:40:49 / December 1, 2020 @ 12:40 am. Exact location of event, longitude -173.5445 West, latitude 51.6721 North, depth = 14.09 km. The temblor was reported at 00:40:49 / 12:40 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020ffotafg, us7000cq7h. Id of event: us7000cq7h. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.09 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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