A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 89 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (55 miles). Unique identifier: ak020apd2yq2. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020apd2yq2. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -144.7603° West, 69.4303° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 01:45:09 / 1:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/08/20 / 2020-08-20 01:45:09 / August 20, 2020 @ 1:45 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 89 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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