A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 61 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska (38 miles) on Saturday. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:26:27 / 7:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -171.4394 West, latitude 51.9437 North, depth = 36.99 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jawc. Unique identifier: us1000jawc. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/02/19 / 2019-02-23 18:26:27 / February 23, 2019 @ 6:26 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36.99 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 61 km SSW of Amukta Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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