A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 242 km N of Inuvik, Canada (150 miles) on Saturday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/08/20 / 2020-08-08 17:51:45 / August 8, 2020 @ 5:51 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17 km (11 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -133.7412° West, 70.5205° North, depth 17 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020a5s73wn. Unique identifier: ak020a5s73wn. The temblor was reported at 17:51:45 / 5:51 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 242 km N of Inuvik, Canada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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