A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 128 km SSW of Shemya Island, Alaska (80 miles). Event id: us70003yhs. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003yhs. Exact location, longitude 173.6798° East, latitude 51.6003° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:47:16 / 4:47 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 04/06/19 / 2019-06-04 16:47:16 / June 4, 2019 @ 4:47 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 128 km SSW of Shemya Island, Alaska.
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