A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 86 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (53 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.0716 West, latitude 51.8577 North, depth = 35.19 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/08/19 / 2019-08-11 10:29:06 / August 11, 2019 @ 10:29 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us600053pc. Unique identifier: us600053pc. The temblor was picked up at 22:29:06 / 10:29 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.19 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 three and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. 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: 86 km ESE of Atka, Alaska.
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