A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 103 km ENE of Cape Yakataga, Alaska (64 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: ak019advskwm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019advskwm. Global time and date of event 14/08/19 / 2019-08-14 07:28:51 / August 14, 2019 @ 7:28 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -140.755 West, latitude 60.484 North, depth = 8.5 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.5 km (5 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:28:51 / 11:28 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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