A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 173 km SW of Adak, Alaska (107 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -178.4005° West, 50.772° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/08/20 / 2020-08-02 13:58:52 / August 2, 2020 @ 1:58 pm. Event id: us6000b8cl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b8cl. The temblor was picked up at 13:58:52 / 1:58 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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