A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Unimak Island region, Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 15:36:30 / 3:36 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 31.71 km (20 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/08/20 / 2020-08-25 15:36:30 / August 25, 2020 @ 3:36 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020axv1vxf, us7000bq97. Id of event: us7000bq97. Exact location, longitude -163.5961° West, latitude 53.3992° North, depth = 31.71 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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