A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Unimak Island region, Alaska (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bfug. Unique identifier: us6000bfug. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/08/20 / 2020-08-17 06:55:36 / August 17, 2020 @ 6:55 am. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:55:36 / 6:55 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -164.9341° West, latitude 53.4911° North, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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