A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 252 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (157 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 20:38:24 / 8:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.8694 East, latitude 51.2487 North, depth = 6.1 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/12/20 / 2020-12-07 20:38:24 / December 7, 2020 @ 8:38 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020fpxxl11. Id of event: ak020fpxxl11. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.1 km (4 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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