A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 59 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (37 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/08/20 / 2020-08-25 01:25:13 / August 25, 2020 @ 1:25 am. The temblor was reported at 01:25:13 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event id: us7000bce2. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020axmneyh, us7000bce2. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.8829 West, latitude 54.8542 North, depth = 35 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and one and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 59 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska.
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