A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 175 km SE of Old Harbor, Alaska (109 miles). Unique identifier: ak020apodrq3. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000bhz0, ak020apodrq3. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:43:20 / 8:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -151.4103° West, 56.0182° North, depth 18.6 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 18.6 km (12 miles). Global time and date of event 20/08/20 / 2020-08-20 20:43:20 / August 20, 2020 @ 8:43 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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