A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 78 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (48 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.1541 West, latitude 51.9186 North, depth = 101.81 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 101.81 km (63 miles). The temblor was picked up at 02:56:00 / 2:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/12/20 / 2020-12-23 02:56:00 / December 23, 2020 @ 2:56 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020gg3x0dj, us6000d23e. Unique identifier: us6000d23e.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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