A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 137 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (85 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/08/20 / 2020-08-03 12:19:09 / August 3, 2020 @ 12:19 pm. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:19:09 / 12:19 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak0209xfc98p. Event ids that are associated: ak0209xfc98p. The epicenter was at a depth of 30.7 km (19 miles). Exact location, longitude -178.3362° West, latitude 51.2463° North, depth = 30.7 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days four hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 137 km WSW of Adak, Alaska.
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