A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:52:42 / 5:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -179.068 West, latitude 50.1617 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020gjnwk5r, us6000d30a. Id of event: us6000d30a. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/12/20 / 2020-12-25 17:52:42 / December 25, 2020 @ 5:52 pm.
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 one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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