A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 72 km SSW of Cordova, Alaska (45 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -146.369 West, latitude 59.9673 North, depth = 5.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.6 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:28:27 / 6:28 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak020a8wl1yh. Event ids that are associated: ak020a8wl1yh. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 06:28:27 / August 10, 2020 @ 6:28 am UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 72 km SSW of Cordova, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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