A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 114 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (71 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/08/20 / 2020-08-04 02:45:48 / August 4, 2020 @ 2:45 am. Exact location of earthquake, -170.1465° West, 52.2597° North, depth 35 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:45:48 / 2:45 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000b90u. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209yx32a1, us6000b90u.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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