A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 47 km WNW of Cape Yakataga, Alaska (29 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:44:21 / 4:44 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -143.1568° West, latitude 60.2857° North, depth = 0.1 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/08/19 / 2019-08-25 01:44:21 / August 25, 2019 @ 1:44 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019avz85ms. Id of event: ak019avz85ms. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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 one and in the last 365 days ten 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 47 km WNW of Cape Yakataga, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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