A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 83 km S of McCarthy, Alaska (52 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: ak020a7j2vkp. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020a7j2vkp. The temblor was picked up at 23:13:35 / 11:13 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 23:13:35 / August 9, 2020 @ 11:13 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -142.9849 West, latitude 60.6804 North, depth = 0 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 83 km S of McCarthy, Alaska.
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