A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 196 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (122 miles) on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/08/20 / 2020-08-17 11:20:13 / August 17, 2020 @ 11:20 am. The temblor was picked up at 11:20:13 / 11:20 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000bify. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bify. Exact location of earthquake, -171.2025° West, 51.905° North, depth 33.36 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.36 km (21 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 196 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska.
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