A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 213 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (132 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/08/20 / 2020-08-16 22:04:37 / August 16, 2020 @ 10:04 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -171.2461 West, latitude 51.6017 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:04:37 / 10:04 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bibj. Unique identifier: us6000bibj.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 213 km ESE of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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