A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 118 km SSE of Perryville, Alaska (73 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 18.5 km (11 miles). Global time and date of event 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 12:39:46 / August 9, 2020 @ 12:39 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -158.6366 West, latitude 54.8836 North, depth = 18.5 km. The temblor was reported at 12:39:46 / 12:39 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak020a7copbi. Event ids that are associated: ak020a7copbi.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six 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.
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