A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 238 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (148 miles) on Saturday. Id of earthquake: us6000bf8r. Event ids that are associated: us6000bf8r. The temblor was detected at 17:14:52 / 5:14 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.07 km (23 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/08/20 / 2020-08-15 17:14:52 / August 15, 2020 @ 5:14 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -170.938 West, latitude 51.2115 North, depth = 37.07 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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