A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 45 km NNE of McGrath, Alaska (28 miles) on Sunday. Global time and date of event 02/08/20 / 2020-08-02 09:27:15 / August 2, 2020 @ 9:27 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 09:27:15 / 9:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -155.3129° West, 63.3424° North, depth 5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Unique identifier: ak0209vq2cuz. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0209vq2cuz.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 45 km NNE of McGrath, Alaska.
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