A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 62 km ESE of Chirikof Island, Alaska (39 miles) on Thursday. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:49:09 / 4:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 24.5 km, -154.663° West, 55.6865° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/09/19 / 2019-09-19 14:49:09 / September 19, 2019 @ 2:49 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak019c1jfimf. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019c1jfimf, us60005kyt. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 24.5 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 62 km ESE of Chirikof Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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