A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 68 km N of Yakutat, Alaska (42 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:33:00 / 7:33 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak16586971. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16586971. Global time and date of event 20/08/17 / 2017-08-20 16:33:00 / August 20, 2017 @ 4:33 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -139.5142° West, 60.1522° North, depth 0 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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