A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 161 km ESE of Akutan, Alaska (100 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.4 km (16 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -163.6711 West, latitude 53.3922 North, depth = 26.4 km. Unique identifier: ak020advscv6. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020advscv6. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:27:46 / 7:27 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/08/20 / 2020-08-13 07:27:46 / August 13, 2020 @ 7:27 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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