A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 74 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (46 miles). Global time and date of event 02/08/20 / 2020-08-02 11:24:26 / August 2, 2020 @ 11:24 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 25.6 km, -173.217° West, 51.907° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209vr8lmq. Id of event: ak0209vr8lmq. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:24:26 / 11:24 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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