A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 241 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (150 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -149.2905° West, 56.191° North, depth 10.4 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209yy7tnu. Id of event: ak0209yy7tnu. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/08/20 / 2020-08-04 04:36:29 / August 4, 2020 @ 4:36 am. The temblor was reported at 04:36:29 / 4:36 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10.4 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-two 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 241 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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