A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 231 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (144 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019anwg4l5. Id of event: ak019anwg4l5. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/08/19 / 2019-08-20 13:04:58 / August 20, 2019 @ 1:04 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -149.9248 West, latitude 56.2151 North, depth = 0 km. The temblor was picked up at 03:04:58 / 3:04 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 231 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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