A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 55 km NNE of McGrath, Alaska (34 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 09:26:56 / 9:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -155.1223° West, latitude 63.4076° North, depth = 11.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.1 km (7 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/08/20 / 2020-08-02 09:26:56 / August 2, 2020 @ 9:26 am. Id of earthquake: ak0209vq27k7. Event ids that are associated: ak0209vq27k7.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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