A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 109 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska (68 miles). Exact location, longitude -166.8773° West, latitude 52.9129° North, depth = 41.6 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0208qb9c4k. Id of event: ak0208qb9c4k. Global time and date of event 08/07/20 / 2020-07-08 05:29:04 / July 8, 2020 @ 5:29 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 41.6 km (26 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:29:04 / 5:29 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 109 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska.
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