A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 214 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (133 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/08/20 / 2020-08-06 08:20:12 / August 6, 2020 @ 8:20 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020a2bkvuq. Unique identifier: ak020a2bkvuq. Exact location of earthquake, -149.7981° West, 56.2466° North, depth 11.8 km. The temblor was detected at 08:20:12 / 8:20 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 214 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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