A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 232 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (144 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/08/20 / 2020-08-19 13:54:13 / August 19, 2020 @ 1:54 pm. The temblor was reported at 13:54:13 / 1:54 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: ak020anwqqnx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020anwqqnx. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -149.0997° West, 56.4445° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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