A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 158 km S of False Pass, Alaska (98 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/08/20 / 2020-08-24 22:37:49 / August 24, 2020 @ 10:37 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -163.6354 West, latitude 53.4327 North, depth = 21.26 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.26 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 22:37:49 / 10:37 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020awbotnu, us7000bljy. Unique identifier: us7000bljy.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 158 km S of False Pass, Alaska.
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