A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 44 km NNE of Galena, Alaska (27 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 30.3 km (19 miles). The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:26:54 / 9:26 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209vq2c3i. Id of event: ak0209vq2c3i. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/08/20 / 2020-08-02 09:26:54 / August 2, 2020 @ 9:26 am. Exact location of event, depth 30.3 km, -156.5607° West, 65.1029° North.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 44 km NNE of Galena, Alaska.
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