A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 81 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska (50 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:14:42 / 3:14 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 27/12/20 / 2020-12-27 15:14:42 / December 27, 2020 @ 3:14 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -165.2713° West, 53.4614° North, depth 35 km. Unique identifier: us6000d6iy. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020gmxk8en, us6000d6iy.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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