A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:04:03 / 11:04 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.56 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/08/20 / 2020-08-23 11:04:03 / August 23, 2020 @ 11:04 am. Id of earthquake: us6000bjd7. Event ids that are associated: us6000bjd7. Exact location, longitude -149.1348° West, latitude 55.5858° North, depth = 6.56 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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