A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 81 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (50 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/09/19 / 2019-09-22 23:59:56 / September 22, 2019 @ 11:59 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 179.6257° East, 51.2182° North, depth 59.38 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 59.38 km (37 miles). The temblor was picked up at 13:59:56 / 1:59 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70005nwx. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019c6ngpej, us70005nwx.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 81 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska.
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