A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 61 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska (38 miles). Exact location, longitude -152.9213° West, latitude 59.8158° North, depth = 106.5 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bf19, ak020ah2pnye. Id of event: ak020ah2pnye. The temblor was detected at 00:30:49 / 12:30 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 15/08/20 / 2020-08-15 00:30:49 / August 15, 2020 @ 12:30 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 106.5 km (66 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 61 km W of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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