A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 260 km W of Adak, Alaska (162 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/08/20 / 2020-08-23 04:33:01 / August 23, 2020 @ 4:33 am. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:33:01 / 4:33 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000bnf0. Event ids that are associated: ak020audepu5, us7000bnf0. Exact location of earthquake, 179.5824° East, 52.011° North, depth 203.76 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 203.76 km (127 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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