A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 75 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska (47 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.5 km (20 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020akrfyb2. Unique identifier: ak020akrfyb2. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/08/20 / 2020-08-17 23:24:16 / August 17, 2020 @ 11:24 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -165.7058 West, latitude 53.4131 North, depth = 32.5 km. The temblor was detected at 23:24:16 / 11:24 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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