A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 152 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (94 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/08/20 / 2020-08-21 16:43:40 / August 21, 2020 @ 4:43 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -167.7505 West, latitude 51.7506 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us6000biik. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000biik. The temblor was reported at 16:43:40 / 4:43 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 152 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska.
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