A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 78 km SE of Perryville, Alaska (48 miles). The temblor was picked up at 19:10:18 / 7:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -158.2383° West, 55.4254° North, depth 9.6 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/08/20 / 2020-08-21 19:10:18 / August 21, 2020 @ 7:10 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.6 km (6 miles). Event id: ak020arb4mlq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bim0, ak020arb4mlq.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days seventy-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 78 km SE of Perryville, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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