A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 162 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (101 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 25.3 km, -163.6755° West, 53.373° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/08/20 / 2020-08-13 07:01:00 / August 13, 2020 @ 7:01 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.3 km (16 miles). Id of earthquake: ak020advmomk. Event ids that are associated: ak020advmomk. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:01:00 / 7:01 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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