A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 204 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (127 miles) on Friday. Global time and date of event 07/08/20 / 2020-08-07 07:46:14 / August 7, 2020 @ 7:46 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020a3yobs6, us6000bjt0. Unique identifier: us6000bjt0. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:46:14 / 7:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -150.2097° West, 56.1675° North, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 204 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska.
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