A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 48 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (30 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -168.239° West, 52.7132° North, depth 26.64 km. The temblor was reported at 15:31:54 / 3:31 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 26.64 km (17 miles). Global time and date of event 21/12/20 / 2020-12-21 15:31:54 / December 21, 2020 @ 3:31 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020gd0fti7, us6000d4al. Id of event: us6000d4al.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days fifty and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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