A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 214 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (133 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020ahf57sn, us6000bhr3. Unique identifier: us6000bhr3. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -171.2039 West, latitude 51.6414 North, depth = 35.21 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 35.21 km (22 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:18:25 / 9:18 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 15/08/20 / 2020-08-15 21:18:25 / August 15, 2020 @ 9:18 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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