A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 202 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (126 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/08/20 / 2020-08-15 21:03:46 / August 15, 2020 @ 9:03 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bfbq. Unique identifier: us6000bfbq. Exact location of earthquake, -171.2434° West, 51.8433° North, depth 38.12 km. The temblor was picked up at 21:03:46 / 9:03 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 38.12 km (24 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 202 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska.
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