A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 219 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (136 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us6000djkw. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0212ceup6u, us6000djkw. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:10:53 / 4:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -179.4019° West, 50.927° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/02/21 / 2021-02-20 04:10:53 / February 20, 2021 @ 4:10 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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