A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 110 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (68 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020a0wal5p. Id of event: ak020a0wal5p. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/08/20 / 2020-08-05 22:06:48 / August 5, 2020 @ 10:06 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.8 km (3 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:06:48 / 10:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 4.8 km, -174.8715° West, 51.2979° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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