A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 44 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (27 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -165.1414 West, latitude 54.0042 North, depth = 75.84 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/12/20 / 2020-12-21 17:54:24 / December 21, 2020 @ 5:54 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000d4am. Event ids that are associated: ak020gd1rjr1, us6000d4am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 75.84 km (47 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:54:24 / 5:54 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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