A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 58 kilometers (36 miles) from Juneau in Alaska. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/08/20 / 2020-08-11 06:09:38 / August 11, 2020 @ 6:09 am. Exact location of event, longitude -133.4277 West, latitude 58.3528 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 06:09:38 / 6:09 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bche. Id of event: us6000bche.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 58 km (36 miles) from Juneau (c. 31 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Juneau (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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