A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 193 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (120 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020ahcbc98, us7000bf7e. Id of event: us7000bf7e. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -171.4305° West, 51.8578° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/08/20 / 2020-08-15 16:43:22 / August 15, 2020 @ 4:43 pm. The temblor was reported at 16:43:22 / 4:43 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 193 km ESE of Atka, Alaska.
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