A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 256 km W of Adak, Alaska (159 miles). The temblor was reported at 10:23:26 / 10:23 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/08/20 / 2020-08-04 10:23:26 / August 4, 2020 @ 10:23 am. Id of earthquake: ak0209z1pmrj. Event ids that are associated: ak0209z1pmrj. Exact location, longitude 179.6701° East, latitude 51.6665° North, depth = 76 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 76 km (47 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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