A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 45 km NW of Mosquito Lake, Alaska (28 miles) on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/08/20 / 2020-08-23 05:19:28 / August 23, 2020 @ 5:19 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020audx7ct, us6000bjbd. Id of event: us6000bjbd. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.85 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 05:19:28 / 5:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -136.6802° West, 59.8092° North, depth 11.85 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 45 km NW of Mosquito Lake, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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