A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 152 km S of False Pass, Alaska (94 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 01:47:30 / 1:47 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -163.5724° West, latitude 53.4881° North, depth = 33.63 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.63 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us7000bljm. Event ids that are associated: ak020avz8tis, us7000bljm. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/08/20 / 2020-08-24 01:47:30 / August 24, 2020 @ 1:47 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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