A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 38 km NNE of Petersville, Alaska (24 miles). The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:36:39 / 11:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -150.4892 West, latitude 62.8194 North, depth = 80.2 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 80.2 km (50 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020g30v19z. Unique identifier: ak020g30v19z. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/12/20 / 2020-12-15 11:36:39 / December 15, 2020 @ 11:36 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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