A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 96 km SW of Atka, Alaska (60 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -175.2208° West, 51.5992° North, depth 25.6 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/08/20 / 2020-08-03 17:58:37 / August 3, 2020 @ 5:58 pm. The temblor was detected at 17:58:37 / 5:58 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0209xijufu. Unique identifier: ak0209xijufu.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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