A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 195 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (121 miles) on Monday. Unique identifier: us6000bifz. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000bifz. The temblor was detected at 11:22:35 / 11:22 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 17/08/20 / 2020-08-17 11:22:35 / August 17, 2020 @ 11:22 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -171.0958° West, 51.8289° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 195 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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