A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 141 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (88 miles) on Friday. Event id: ak0196amk28e. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0196amk28e. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:24:07 / 3:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.4094 East, latitude 50.4017 North, depth = 13.3 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.3 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/05/19 / 2019-05-17 03:24:07 / May 17, 2019 @ 3:24 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 141 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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