A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 253 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (157 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 20.68 km (13 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0209yxo31r, us6000b91u. Unique identifier: us6000b91u. The temblor was detected at 03:44:01 / 3:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 20.68 km, -149.1812° West, 56.0927° North. Global time and date of event 04/08/20 / 2020-08-04 03:44:01 / August 4, 2020 @ 3:44 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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