A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 42 km S of Nikolski, Alaska (26 miles). Exact location, longitude -168.9001° West, latitude 52.5614° North, depth = 50.24 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:57:33 / 5:57 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 50.24 km (31 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020a5s8czn, us7000bd15. Id of event: us7000bd15. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/08/20 / 2020-08-08 17:57:33 / August 8, 2020 @ 5:57 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty 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.
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